Coast Guard emphasizes importance of San Clemente Island safety zones

Coast Guard emphasizes importance of San Clemente Island safety zones
The Coast Guard reminds mariners to always navigate carefully around the restricted waters surrounding San Clemente Island. A federally-enforced safety zone surrounding San Clemente Island protects mariners from hazardous military training operations, including live artillery fire, that occur on and around the island. In September 2014, the commercial fishing vessel Cat Dive went aground near Wilson...

Video – Search Continues For Downed Aviators

SAN DIEGO – Coast Guard aircrew members from Sector San Diego conduct search patterns east of San Clemente Island Friday, Oct. 30,2009 to search for survivors of a mid-air collision that occurred the evening of Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009.

Coast Guard responds to report of plane crash

SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard received a report from a Good Samaritan vessel this afternoon that they observed a plane crash into the water twenty five miles east of San Clemente Island.