Coast Guard, partner agencies to conduct search and rescue exercise off Maui

Coast Guard, partner agencies to conduct search and rescue exercise off Maui
USCG File Photo HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Maui Fire Department, Maui 911 Dispatch, Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services, and Maui Emergency Management Services are scheduled to conduct a search and rescue exercise in Maui, Thursday. The exercise will take place on the water and in the air near Molokini Crater with Coast Guard and local agencies working together to test and evaluate interagency communications,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies to conduct SAR exercise off Oahu Tuesday

Coast Guard, partner agencies to conduct SAR exercise off Oahu Tuesday
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard, Honolulu Fire Department, Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services, Honolulu Police Department and Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam’s MWR lifeguards are scheduled to conduct a search and rescue exercise in Honolulu Tuesday. The exercise will take place on the water and in the air off Sand Island with Coast Guard and local agencies working together to test and evaluate...

Coast Guard and Mexican navy participate in joint-country search and rescue exercise

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Coast Guard members of the 11th Coast Guard District participated in a joint two-day search and rescue exercise, SAREX, with members of the Mexican navy’s Search and Rescue Station in Ensenada, Mexico Wednesday and Thursday. The visit included a flag officer professional exchange, presentations highlighting each country’s search and rescue capabilities, and a multiple-scenario...

Interagency partners conduct search and rescue exercise in Oceania

Interagency partners conduct search and rescue exercise in Oceania
HONOLULU — The 14th Coast Guard District conducted an international search and rescue (SAR) exercise with the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Tuesday as part of a U.S. Navy led operation called Operation Pacific Partnership 2013. As part of the exercise, the Coast Guard partnered with the Marshall Islands Marine Resource Authority (MIMRA), Marshall Islands Sea Patrol, Australian Maritime...

Canadian Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard to Join Coast Guard and USAF For SAR Exercise on West Coast

Canadian Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard to Join Coast Guard and USAF For SAR Exercise on West Coast
courtesy Royal Canadian Navy PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. — Personnel from the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Royal Canadian Air Force and Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) will join members of the United States Coast Guard and United States Air Force in Prince Rupert, B.C. for a Search and Rescue Exercise (SAREX) to be held from April 29 to May 1, 2013. Residents of Prince Rupert and surrounding areas can expect to...

Navy, Coast Guard and Ocean Safety complete Kaneohe Bay Search & Rescue Exercise

Navy, Coast Guard and Ocean Safety complete Kaneohe Bay Search & Rescue Exercise
  HONOLULU – Navy Waterfront Operations, Coast Guard and Ocean Safety crews completed the 2012 Search and Rescue Exercise in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Wednesday. The exercise consisted of involved agency crews searching for several simulated distressed people in the water, and a recreational vessel with an injured operator. Operations tested the ability to coordinate and execute joint search and rescue...

Coast Guard, People’s Republic of China Maritime Safety Administration complete search and rescue exercise

Coast Guard, People's Republic of China Maritime Safety Administration complete search and rescue exercise
HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard and People’s Republic of China Maritime Safety Administration successfully completed two days of search and rescue exercises in Hawaii Thursday. The exercise began Wednesday with a table top discussion in Honolulu, which began a dialog between the two agencies which share a common mission of protecting life at sea. The exercise culminated eight miles south of...