Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Bliss off Hatteras, North Carolina

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Bliss off Hatteras, North Carolina
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo HATTERAS, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a cruise ship 40 miles southeast of Hatteras, North Carolina, Monday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard’s Fifth District command center received a medevac request from the captain of the cruise ship Norwegian Bliss for a passenger reportedly experiencing symptoms...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 50 miles south of Morehead City, North Carolina

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 50 miles south of Morehead City, North Carolina
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman from a fishing boat approximately 50 miles off Morehead City, Thursday afternoon. The captain of the fishing boat, End Game, contacted the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center via satellite phone to request a medevac for a 67-year-old crewmember...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, NC visit delayed due to weather

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, NC visit delayed due to weather
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — America’s Tall Ship, the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, has rescheduled its port visit to arrive Friday in Morehead City, N.C., due to an approaching storm. The Eagle’s itinerary, subject to change, is as follows: Friday, March 28, 11 a.m., welcome ceremony and pier-side press conference (open to the public) Friday, March 28, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., public tours Saturday, March...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, N.C. visit, welcome ceremony and tour schedule

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, N.C. visit, welcome ceremony and tour schedule
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — America’s Tall Ship Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive March 27 in Morehead City, N.C., for a welcome ceremony and public tours. The following itinerary, subject to change, is as follows: Thursday, March 27, 1 p.m., Eagle moors at Morehead City State Port Thursday, March 27, 2 p.m., welcome ceremony and press conference Thursday, March 27, 4 p.m., public tours Friday,...

America’s Tall Ship to visit Morehead City this spring

America's Tall Ship to visit Morehead City this spring
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America’s Tall Ship and seagoing classroom for future officers in training, is scheduled to arrive March 26 in Morehead City, N.C. From its homeport in New London, Conn., the cutter will sail along the eastern seaboard and transit through Morehead as part of its spring training for Coast Guard and National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration...

Coast Guard maintains safety zone around Morehead City port

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard is working with local and state agencies in Morehead City in a unified command for the response to a hazardous material release in the state port terminal during offload Tuesday. The Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Capt. June Ryan, has established a two-nautical-mile temporary safety zone around the state port until the situation is safely resolved.