Coast Guard searching for skiff swept out to sea near Ujae Atoll

Coast Guard searching for skiff swept out to sea near Ujae Atoll
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for a skiff with two people aboard near Ujae Atoll, Monday. Watchstanders at Joint Rescue Coordination Center Honolulu received notification from the Republic of Marshall Islands Sea Patrol Office Saturday afternoon that two people had been swept out to sea aboard a 12-foot skiff. The skiff originally had four people aboard transiting from Ujae Atoll to Bock...

Seven mariners found safe on deserted Pacific island

HONOLULU – Seven missing mariners are safe after a Coast Guard aircrew spotted the men on a deserted Pacific island Sunday. Seven males between the ages of 19 and 30, were last seen leaving the southwestern part of Maloelap Atoll en route north to Kaven Island, Thursday. The Royal Australian Navy liaison to the Republic of Marshall Islands contacted Coast Guard Joint Rescue Coordination Center Honolulu...

Navy aircrew finds capsized vessel during search for missing mariners in Republic of the Marshall Islands

USCG File Photo - Air Station Barbers PointHONOLULU — A Navy C-130 aircrew from the Condors of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VR) 64 based out of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, found the capsized vessel of four missing mariners 12 miles southeast of Arno Atoll, Monday. The Coast Guard, Navy and search crews from the Republic of Marshall Islands continue to search...

Search continues for missing mariners in Republic of the Marshall Islands

USCG File Photo - Air Station Barbers PointHONOLULU — A HC-130 Hercules aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, a Navy C-130 aircrew and search crews from the Republic of Marshall Islands continue to search Monday for four mariners who were reported missing aboard a 14-foot boat with a white hull near Majuro, in the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Friday. The Hercules aircrew launched...