Coast Guard resumes search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard resumes search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has resumed its active search for four sailors approximately 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, at 7:38 a.m., Tuesday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston were notified at approximately 12:30 a.m., Friday, of two 406MHz personal locator beacons registered to the 39-foot U.K.-flagged sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki. The...

Coast Guard statement on suspension of the search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard statement on suspension of the search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
Boston – U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Anthony Popiel, Chief of Response, 1st Coast Guard District in Boston has issued the following statement concerning the suspension of the search for the crew of the sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki “This morning, at approximately 5:00 a.m., after more than two days of search efforts, the U.S. Coast Guard suspended the international search for the crew of the sailing...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

Coast Guard suspends search for missing sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its active search, pending further developments, for four sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, at 5 a.m. Sunday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston were notified at approximately 12:30 a.m., Friday, of two 406MHz personal locator beacons registered to the 39-foot U.K.-flagged sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki. The...

Coast Guard searching for 4 sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod

 Coast Guard searching for 4 sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for four sailors 1,000 miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Friday. Watchstanders from the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston were notified at approximately 12:30 a.m., Friday, of two 406MHz personal locator beacons registered to the 39-foot U.K.-flagged sailing vessel Cheeki Rafiki. The Cheeki Rafiki’s agent in the U.K. also told the...