Coast Guard rescues 4 stranded boaters near Hopedale, La.

Coast Guard rescues 4 stranded boaters near Hopedale, La.
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued four stranded boaters Tuesday near Hopedale, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at 12:45 p.m. from a 21-foot recreational vessel that was beset by the weather stranding the four people aboard in Mosquito Point. Watchstanders coordinated the launch of an...

Coast Guard suspends search for 21-year-old man near Lorain, Ohio

Coast Guard suspends search for 21-year-old man near Lorain, Ohio
Coast Guard Station Lorain 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Chief Petty Officer Andrew Coppa CLEVELAND – Coast Guard air and surface crews suspended the search efforts for a 21-year-old male on Lake Erie near Lakeview Beach, Ohio. The man was last seen in the water attempting to swim out and rescue a 15-year-old male who was seen disappearing below the surface just off Lakeview Beach in...

Coast Guard rescues 5 after Wilmington River boat collision

Coast Guard rescues 5 after Wilmington River boat collision
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued five people and assisted in the search for three men, Saturday, after two boats collided with a total of nine people aboard in the Wilmington River just north of Thunderbolt Marina. Missing are a 37-year-old white male and two early...

Coast Guard hold search and rescue exercises on Island of Hawaii

Coast Guard hold search and rescue exercises on Island of Hawaii
An Air Station Barbers Point MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew retrieves a mannequin representing the missing person during a Search and Rescue Exercise (SAREX) on the Island of Hawaii, May 20, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Sector Honolulu) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Navy, Hawaii Fire Department, Hawaii Police Department, Ocean Safety and other responders successfully...

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Melbourne beach

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Melbourne beach
The Coast Guard suspended the search, Sunday, for a missing man after it was discovered his 29-foot boat washed ashore, Thursday, on Melbourne Beach. ( Courtesy Photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing man after  his still running 29-foot boat was discovered washed ashore, Thursday, on Melbourne Beach. Missing is 68-year-old Dale Allan Hossfield from Vero...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat–Small file photo. NEW ORLEANS —The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker Monday near Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call at approximately 2:16 p.m. from a kayaker who had reported that his vessel had overturned due to the current sea state, and that he was able to swim to shore. The kayaker additionally stated that he had gone out with another...

Coast Guard assists in search for boater near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard assists in search for boater near Dauphin Island
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted in the search and rescue of a boater Saturday evening near Dauphin Island, Alabama. The Alabama Department of Marine Resources located and rescued the 54 year-old-male clinging to a channel marker in a hypothermic condition after his 24-foot fishing boat was found aground with the throttle engaged and no one aboard. Coast Guard Sector Mobile...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues two boaters from a disabled 34-foot sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana, May 22, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Sunday from a disabled sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command...

Coast Guard participates in joint exercise off Delaware, Maryland coast

Coast Guard participates in joint exercise off Delaware, Maryland coast
The aircrew aboard a MH-60 Jayhawk from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City prepare to hoist two Navy pilots from Navy Strike Fighter Atlantic from the Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Life Boat, crewed by members from Station Indian River Inlet during the joint service Search and Rescue Exercise, May 17, 2022, near Ocean City, Maryland. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Third Class Emily Velez) BALTIMORE...