Coast Guard coordinates rescue approximately 750 miles southeast of Bermuda

Coast Guard coordinates rescue approximately 750 miles southeast of Bermuda
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Watchstanders at the Coast Guard 5th District command center, here, coordinated a rescue approximately 750 miles southeast of Bermuda Saturday. At approximately 8:30 a.m., the watchstanders received an HF radio Digital Selective Calling distress alert from a crewmember aboard the Maersk Bitan, a 675–foot freight ship, stating that a crewmember was missing and believed overboard. The...