Coast Guard to establish safety zone for Great Pacific Airshow in Huntington Beach

Coast Guard to establish safety zone for Great Pacific Airshow in Huntington Beach
An illustration of the safety zone enforced by the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach Captain of the Port for the Huntington Beach air show.  U.S. Coast Guard illustration. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — For the safety of the air show spectators, a temporary safety zone is planned off the coast of Huntington Beach Friday through Sunday. The safety zone will be enforced Friday through Sunday from 10...

Coast Guard reopens Houston Ship Channel with some restrictions

Coast Guard reopens Houston Ship Channel with some restrictions
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard opened the Houston Ship Channel with restrictions Tuesday at the I-10 San Jacinto River Bridge near Channelview, Texas. The Captain of the Port Houston-Galveston established a safety zone on the San Jacinto River from the southern end of Southwest Shipyard, extending north of the I-10 bridge to Buoy 4. Transiting the safety zone is open to limited vessel traffic with the...

Coast Guard, Unified Command conclude salvage efforts for Conception dive boat

Coast Guard, Unified Command conclude salvage efforts for Conception dive boat
Capt. Monica Rochester, the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach commander, oversees the salvage operations for the Conception dive boat off the coast of Santa Cruz Island, California, Sep. 12, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Salvage operations for the Conception dive boat off the coast of Santa Cruz Island have been completed Thursday. Recovery efforts began at...

Coast Guard to set safety zone for salvage operations in Columbia River

Coast Guard to set safety zone for salvage operations in Columbia River
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish a safety zone to assist with salvage efforts on the Columbia River beginning Friday morning. Operations to remove the sunken tug ‘Diane’ will begin Friday after sunrise and is scheduled to take three days to complete, with all work being done during daylight hours. To mitigate the risks associated with the recovery effort, the...

Coast Guard to set safety zone during Red Bull event in Mississippi River

Coast Guard to set safety zone during Red Bull event in Mississippi River
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is scheduled to set safety zones in the Mississippi River, Saturday, near St. Paul, Minnesota during a Red Bull sponsored event. This zone will be in effect on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Vessels other than participants and spectators will be unable to transit through the designated spectator area from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. without permission...

Coast Guard issues safety zone on Ohio River for Cincinnati Riverfest 2019

Coast Guard issues safety zone on Ohio River for Cincinnati Riverfest 2019
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard will issue a safety zone on the Ohio River for the annual Riverfest event near Cincinnati, Ohio, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley will enforce a safety zone which will result in a temporary river closure to all vessel traffic from mile marker 469.2 (slightly upstream from the I-471 “Big Mac” bridge) to mile marker 470.5 (Roebling Suspension Bridge) on the Ohio...

Coast Guard scheduled to establish safety and security zones for LA Fleet Week

Coast Guard scheduled to establish safety and security zones for LA Fleet Week
An illustration of the security zone established for Los Angeles Fleet Week. U.S. Coast Guard illustration. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish temporary safety and security zones in the Port of Los Angeles, which begin Tuesday, and end September 3, to provide for the safety and security of Fleet Week participants and spectators. The Captain of the Port is enforcing a temporary...

Coast Guard to conduct exercise on Hood Canal, Wash.

Coast Guard to conduct exercise on Hood Canal, Wash.
Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Bangor conducts routine operations along the Hood Canal aboard a 64 foot, Special Purpose Craft-Screening Vessel (SPC-SV). (U.S. Navy file photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Kenneth G. Takada) SEATTLE – Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Bangor is scheduled to conduct an exercise Wednesday on Dabob Bay in the...

Coast Guard to set security zone for Blue Angels Air Show

Coast Guard to set security zone for Blue Angels Air Show
Safety zone in the Gulf of Mexico and the Santa Rosa Sound during the Annual Pensacola Beach Air Show at Pensacola Beach, Florida. (Coast Guard imagery courtesy of Coast Guard Sector Mobile) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is scheduled to set up two temporary safety zones in portions of the Gulf of Mexico and the Santa Rosa Sound during the annual Pensacola Beach Air Show over the Gulf of Mexico at...