Coast Guard medevacs a fisherman 43 miles northwest of Key West

Coast Guard medevacs a fisherman 43 miles northwest of Key West
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 42-year-old man from a fishing vessel approximately 43 miles northwest of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call via VHF-FM channel 16 at approximately 1:20 a.m., from the 67-foot fishing vessel, Fortuna stating a crewmember was reportedly experiencing chest pains and difficulty...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 burn victims from cruise ship Norwegian Escape

Coast Guard medevacs 2 burn victims from cruise ship Norwegian Escape
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, V.a.—The Coast Guard medevaced two crewmembers who reportedly suffered from second-degree burns on the cruise ship Norwegian Escape approximately 24 miles southeast of Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, Monday evening. A crewmember aboard the cruise ship contacted watchstanders at the Fifth District command center at 3:50 p.m. and reported...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship south of Nantucket

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship south of Nantucket
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod aircrew medevaced a 78-year-old man Saturday from the cruise ship Norwegian Escape after he suffered a possible stroke 40 nautical miles south of Nantucket. The crew of the Escape notified Coast Guard watchstanders of the man’s condition at approximately 5 p.m. An Air Station Cape Cod...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Miracle passenger

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Miracle passenger
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 61-year-old woman approximately 56 miles southwest of San Diego, Saturday. At approximately 10 p.m. Friday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego received a report from the crew of cruise ship Carnival Miracle stating that a female passenger was experiencing symptoms of respiratory distress. The Coast Guard duty flight surgeon recommended...

Coast Guard medically evacuates motor vessel Salacgriva crewmember offshore Sandy Hook, N.J.

Coast Guard medically evacuates motor vessel Salacgriva crewmember offshore Sandy Hook, N.J.
NEW YORK – A Coast Guard rescue boat crew medically evacuated a crewmember of the motor vessel Salacgriva approximately 12-miles offshore Sandy Hook, N.J., July 15, 2013. At 12:24 p.m., the shipping agent of the Salacgriva notified the Coast Guard Sector New York Command Center that a 35 year-old-male crewmember aboard was experiencing severe kidney pain for the past three hours. The captain of...

Coast Guard medically evacuates boater suffering from seizures

Coast Guard medically evacuates boater suffering from seizures
MIAMI — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Key West, Fla., medically evacuated a 31-year-old female aboard a 63-foot vessel 35 nautical miles northwest of Key West Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a report at 4:18 p.m. from the motor vessel, Pleiades, of a female aboard experiencing seizures every 15 minutes. A Station Key West small boat crew was launched to assist....