Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego

Coast Guard coordinates rescue of fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego
Pararescuemen parachute out of a C-130 Hercules in this file photo ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of two Mexican fishermen who were injured when their vessel’s crane collapsed more than 1300 miles southwest of San Diego in international waters, Friday. The safety officer from the tuna fishing fleet Pesca Azteca contacted Coast Guard Rescue Coordination Center watchstanders...

Coast Guard, partners continue search for two missing in Marmot Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard, partners continue search for two missing in Marmot Bay, Alaska
A pararescueman from the Alaska Air National Guard 212th Rescue Squadron deploys to the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman from an HH-60 Pavehawk helicopter from the 210 Rescue Squadron, June 29, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo provided by the CGC Sherman. ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Coast Guard, Alaska Air National Guard and good Samaritans continue to search Friday for one male and one female reported missing...

Coast Guard, Air National Guard join to rescue 3 fishermen near Cambria, Calif.

Coast Guard, Air National Guard join to rescue 3 fishermen near Cambria, Calif.
PACIFIC OCEAN – The Coast Guard assisted the Air National Guard with the rescue of three fishermen from a sinking vessel 125 nautical miles southwest of Point Piedros Blancas near Cambria, Calif., Sept. 20, 2012. The Coast Guard Sector San Francisco command center received a call from a crewmember aboard the 85-foot commercial fishing vessel Allison C reporting that the vessel was taking on water...

Coast Guard, multiple agencies to conduct joint search and rescue exercise off coast of Barrow

KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guard, Air Force, Alaska Air National Guard and North Slope Borough personnel are scheduled to conduct a search and rescue exercise off the coast of Barrow Tuesday and Wednesday. This search and rescue exercise is a way for these organizations to interact with each other to assess a coordinated response to a maritime distress off the coast of Barrow in the Arctic waters. The...

Coast Guard Delivers Air National Guard Pararescueman 1400 Miles

From the Editor: Over the last two days, the Coast Guard and California Air National Guard have worked together to conduct a long-range medevac 1,400 miles southwest of San Diego. A Coast Guard C-130 Hercules aircraft, from Air Station Sacramento flew five Pararescueman, from the 129th Rescue Wing California Air National Guard at Moffett Air Field, to conduct a medevac of a 57-year-old male off the...