Coast Guard, partner agencies remove 187 people from 30 foot boat

Coast Guard, partner agencies remove 187 people from 30 foot boat
Coast Guard Cutter Seneca file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard, Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) and Turks and Caicos Islands Police (TCIP) rescued 187 people approximately 17 miles southwest of Turks and Caicos Islands, Saturday. The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca (WMEC-906) crew and a Her Majesty’s Bahamian Ship crew arrived on scene and embarked the 187 people between the two ships. The Seneca...

Coast Guard, partners rescue two boaters 60 miles west of Bahamas

Coast Guard, partners rescue two boaters 60 miles west of Bahamas
Two boaters after being rescued by the Coast Guard, Royal Bahamas Defence Force and Royal Bahamas Police Force approximately 58 miles west of the Bahamas, Dec. 10, 2019. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard, Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF), and Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) rescued two overdue Bahamian boaters Tuesday approximately 60 miles west of the Bahamas. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard rescues 17 people from disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach

Coast Guard rescues 17 people from disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office (PBSO) rescued 17 people Saturday from a disabled vessel 17 miles east of Juno Beach, which was also reported overdue from the Bahamas. Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a notification from the Coast Guard Liaison Office...

Coast Guard continues response efforts in Bahamas due to Hurricane Dorian

Coast Guard continues response efforts in Bahamas due to Hurricane Dorian
A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew evacuates displaced adults and children to safety in Marsh Harbour, Bahama. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Hunter Medley. MIAMI — Coast Guard Hurricane Dorian response operations continue in support of the Bahamas. As of Monday at 9 a.m.: Coast Guard crews have rescued 383 people in the Bahamas since the Hurricane...

Coast Guard continues response efforts in Bahamas due to Hurricane Dorian

Coast Guard continues response efforts in Bahamas due to Hurricane Dorian
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crewmember assists a group of people needing medical attention in the Bahamas. U.S. Coast Guard photo. MIAMI — Coast Guard Hurricane Dorian response operations continue in support of the Bahamas. As of Sunday at 9 a.m.: Coast Guard crews have rescued 308 people in the Bahamas since the Hurricane Dorian response began. The Coast Guard is conducting air operations...

Hurricane Dorian response efforts continues

Hurricane Dorian response efforts continues
Petty Officer 2nd Class Mike Lewis observes the damages in support of search and rescue and humanitarian aid in the Bahamas. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Erik Villa Rodriguez) MIAMI — Coast Guard Hurricane Dorian response operations continue in support of the Bahamas. As of Saturday at 9 a.m.: Coast Guard crews have rescued 290 people in the Bahamas since the Hurricane Dorian response began. The...

Coast Guard continues hurricane response operations in Bahamas

Coast Guard continues hurricane response operations in Bahamas
Damage caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. The Coast Guard is supporting the Bahamian National Emergency Management Agency and the Royal Bahamian Defense Force, who are leading search and rescue efforts in the Bahamas. (Coast Guard Photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Hurricane Dorian response operations continue in support of the Bahamas. As of Friday at 5 p.m.: Coast Guard crews have rescued 239...

Coast Guard continues to discourage illegal migration attempts to the United States

Coast Guard continues to discourage illegal migration attempts to the United States
The Coast Guard continues to discourage migrants from conducting dangerous illegal voyages on unsafe and unseaworthy vessels.  U.S. Coast Guard photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues to discourage migrants from conducting dangerous illegal voyages on unsafe and unseaworthy vessels. On Wednesday, a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, deployed to Great Inagua, Bahamas,...

Coast Guard Cutter Thetis crew returns to homeport in Key West after 90-Day Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Thetis crew returns to homeport in Key West after 90-Day Patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Thetis file photo KEY WEST—The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis (WMEC-910) returned Wednesday to Key West after a 90-day patrol in support of Operations Southeast Watch and Unified Resolve in the Caribbean Sea in support of alien migrant interdiction operations. The Thetis crew, along with other Coast Guard units, worked alongside the Puerto Rico Joint Forces of Rapid Action...