Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward rescues 3 off Torrey Pines

Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward rescues 3 off Torrey Pines
Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward file photo by Chief Petty Officer Brandyn Hill SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard rescued two adults and a child whose boat capsized off the coast of San Diego, Sunday. At approximately 2:30 p.m., a person aboard the 30-foot sailing vessel, Divided Soul, called mayday on VHF-FM marine band channel 16, the international hailing and distress frequency, that was picked up by...

Coast Guard centennial aircraft to be featured at Miramar Air Show

Coast Guard centennial aircraft to be featured at Miramar Air Show
A yellow MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter arrives at Coast Guard Sector San Diego. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman/released) SAN DIEGO – Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s centennial anniversary aircraft is scheduled to be displayed during the Miramar Air Show, at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, in San Diego, Friday thru Sunday. This year the Coast Guard celebrates its...

Calif. Air National Guard rescues injured fishermen hundreds of miles offshore

MOFFETT FEDERAL AIRFIELD, Calif. — California Air National Guardsmen from the 129th Rescue Wing have successfully completed the rescue of two injured fishermen from a Chinese fishing vessel about 700 miles off the coast of Acapulco, Mexico. The rescue phase of the mission began Sunday when Guardian Angel Pararescuemen parachuted off an MC-130P Combat Shadow aircraft into the Pacific Ocean and boarded...