Search continues for missing Philippines bound sailboat

USCG File PhotoGUAM – The search continues for five missing boaters who left on an international voyage from Guam bound for Cebu, Philippines. Two U.S. Coast Guard C-130 Hercules aircraft, a U.S. Navy P-3 Orion aircraft, one U.S. Navy H-60 Seahawk helicopter, one U.S. Air Force C-12 aircraft, and the crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia are currently employed in the ongoing search for the...

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing off Bermuda

USCG C-130 File PhotoPORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching the Atlantic Ocean 210 nautical miles southwest of Bermuda for two sailors aboard a 31-foot sailing vessel Thursday. The missing sailors were transiting from the Dominican Republic to Bermuda when they contacted Rescue Co-ordination Center Bermuda requesting assistance because they had run out of food, water and gasoline. Wednesday,...

Coast Guard locates overdue sailing vessel

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Coast Guard crews located a father and daughter who did not return from a sailing trip on Lake Pontchartrain, early Wednesday morning.