Coast Guard conducts medevac near Fire Island, N.Y.

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Fire Island, N.Y.
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Christopher Dougherty NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Fire Island medically evacuated two individuals from a barge in Fire Island Inlet, Monday evening. Watchstanders at Station Fire Island received notification from the Barge Reggie at approximately 5:00 p.m., stating a suspected malfunction of a barge...

Coast Guard medevacs man 70 miles east of Virginia Beach, Va.

Coast Guard medevacs man 70 miles east of Virginia Beach, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man suffering from shortness of breath aboard a fishing boat about 70 miles east of Virginia Beach, Wednesday morning. The crew of the fishing boat, Amanda Ashley, contacted Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders in Portsmouth with a satellite phone at 2:06 a.m., to report the 53-year-old crewman’s...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Cape May, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Cape May, NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman reportedly suffering chest pains approximately 64-miles off Cape May New Jersey, Wednesday. The Coast Guard was notified of the 61-year old man’s condition by the crew of the Joyce D via marine band radio. An aircrew was dispatched aboard an MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter...

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship in Tampa Bay
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 75-year-old woman Saturday in Tampa Bay. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center watchstanders received a call at 5:36 p.m. from medical personnel aboard the cruise ship Carnival Miracle stating a passenger was suffering from stroke like symptoms. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot...

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Boot Key Harbor

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Boot Key Harbor
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old woman Thursday in the vicinity of Boot Key Harbor. Coast Guard Station Marathon watchstanders received a call over VHF-FM channel 16 radio from a good Samaritan reporting a female aboard a pleasure craft in the vicinity of Boot Key Harbor was suffering from shoulder and back...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship 200 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship 200 miles off San Diego
Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 68-year-old man from a cruise ship approximately 200 miles off the coast of San Diego, Thursday. At approximately 9:30 a.m., the cruise ship Norwegian Star contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders requesting assistance for a man who was displaying symptoms...

Coast Guard medevacs man 110 miles west of Clearwater

Coast Guard medevacs man 110 miles west of Clearwater
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old man Thursday approximately 110 miles west of Clearwater. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center watchstanders received a call via VHF-FM marine band radio channel 16 at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday from a crew member aboard the 43-foot fishing boat Tobo stating a passenger was suffering...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel north of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel north of Cold Bay, Alaska
Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward-deployed to Cold Bay, medevaced a 35-year-old man from the 305-foot fishing vessel Golden Alaska, 40 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska, Wednesday morning. The Jayhawk aircrew launched, conducted the medevac from the Golden Alaska and safely transported the...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 55 miles east of Savannah

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 55 miles east of Savannah
Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file phto. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an 80-year old woman Sunday 55-miles east of Savannah, Georgia. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received a call at 9:15 p.m. from the cruise ship Carnival Ecstasy stating a passenger suffered a head injury after falling and was in need of medical attention. A Coast Guard...