Coast Guard medevacs man off cruise ship over 180 miles off Pacific Northwest coast

Coast Guard medevacs man off cruise ship over 180 miles off Pacific Northwest coast
Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento C-27J aircraft file photo by Lt. Scott Handlin ASTORIA, Ore. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medically evacuated a 67-year-old man off a cruise ship over 180 miles off the Columbia River entrance. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River transferred the man to an air ambulance service crew at the Astoria Airport. Watchstanders in the...

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter fishing vessel west of Golden Gate Bridge

Coast Guard medevacs man from charter fishing vessel west of Golden Gate Bridge
Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old man from a 50-foot charter fishing vessel approximately 20 miles west of the Golden Gate Bridge, Saturday afternoon. The captain of the fishing vessel Tiger Shark contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship southwest of Newport, Ore.

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship southwest of Newport, Ore.
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated an ill woman off of a cruise ship transiting 55 miles southwest of Newport, Saturday morning. An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport arrived on scene with the cruise ship Grand Princess at 8:40 a.m. and evacuated a 77-year-old female suffering symptoms...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Juneau
Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat – Medium file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and Capital City EMTs medevaced a man from a cruise ship near Juneau Thursday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Juneau met the ship in Auke Bay, took the man aboard and brought him to awaiting EMS in Juneau. The Coast Guard received the initial request at about 9:20...

Coast Guard, Royal Bahamas Defence Force medevac man 41 miles west of Billy Island

Coast Guard, Royal Bahamas Defence Force medevac man  41 miles west of Billy Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and the Royal Bahamas Defence Force medevaced a 20-year-old man suffering from reported decompression sickness aboard the 82-foot fishing vessel, First One approximately 41 miles west of Billy Island, Bahamas, Wednesday. Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders received an agency assist request from the RBDF...

Coast Guard medevacs 50-year-old woman approximately 63 miles west of Clearwater

Coast Guard medevacs 50-year-old woman approximately 63 miles west of Clearwater
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 50-year-old woman suffering from chest pains aboard the sailing vessel, Apogee approximately 63 miles west of Clearwater. Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders received a 406 MHz EPIRB alert from the Apogee and a relayed report from a nearby good Samaritan aboard the sailing vessel, Dreaming of the...

Coast Guard medevacs 53-year-old man near Stock Island

Coast Guard medevacs 53-year-old man near Stock Island
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 53-year-old man suffering from chest pains aboard an 80-foot shrimping vessel 1 mile south of Stock Island, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a distress call from the crew of the shrimping vessel via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at approximately 11 a.m. Watchstanders diverted...

Coast Guard medevacs diver 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs diver 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick) HOUSTON —The Coast Guard medevaced a 54-year-old diver from a charter vessel approximately 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Saturday night. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from a representative of the vessel Fling of a female...

Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew medevacs man near Dutch Harbor

Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew medevacs man near Dutch Harbor
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew medevaced a man from the 1,099-foot bulk carrier Ever Living 57 miles southeast of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Saturday. The Dolphin aircrew hoisted and transported a 28-year-old crew member from the Ever Living to awaiting LifeMed personnel in Dutch Harbor...