Coast Guard rescues injured man from sailing vessel

Coast Guard rescues injured man from sailing vessel
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued an injured man from his sailing vessel 15 nautical miles southeast of Sabine Pass, Texas, Saturday. Watchstanders from the Eighth Coast Guard District received a notification of an SOS alert at 7:29 a.m. from the International Emergency Response Coordination...

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels  Damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels  Damaged by Hurricane Harvey
The Coast Guard and the Texas General Land Office have been fully integrated into a Unified Command with the mission assignment of removing displaced or partially submerged vessels as a result of Hurricane Harvey. Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team Safety Officer Ed Primeau, and Craig Groman, a safety officer from Incident Management Assist Team discuss safety aspects of the vessel removal operations...

Vessel recovery continues in wake of Hurricane Harvey

Vessel recovery continues in wake of Hurricane Harvey
Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Anthony Bemis, a Damage Control Specialist with the Gulf Strike Team, and Frank McDaniel, an Advanced Response Officer with the Texas General Land Office, discuss vessel removal operations in the community of Key Allegro in Rockport, Texas, on Oct. 15, 2017. The Coast Guard and the Texas General Land Office have been fully integrated into a Unified Command with the...

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Corpus Christi Bay

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Corpus Christi Bay
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard crews searched and located a man after he entered the water Sunday afternoon in Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, and drifted away from his sailboat and girlfriend, who could not fully control the boat to retrieve him. At approximately 4 p.m., Coast Guard Station Port Aransas received a phone call from a woman saying her boyfriend had jumped off of their sailboat to...

Coast Guard, Life Flight medevac woman ejected from boat

Coast Guard, Life Flight medevac woman ejected from boat
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a woman after she and a child sustained injuries from being ejected as their boat ran hard aground Tuesday near Port O’Connor, Texas. Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor crews stepped into action after receiving a relay call from 911 at 10:49 a.m., reporting that a pleasure craft with five people aboard ran aground near Pass Cavallo, ejecting...

Coast Guard rescues fisherman near Rollover Pass – video

HOUSTON – The Coast Guard rescued a man who was stranded and clinging to a piling after he waded too far from shore while fishing near Rollover Pass, Texas, Monday.

Coast Guard Auxiliary serves it up

SEABROOK, Texas – In this Coast Guard video, Flotilla 63, of Seabrook, holds its annual diner at the Seabrook Fire Department Oct. 16, 2009. Flotilla Commander Jack Nickerson said that the event is a show of appreciation for the volunteer members of the flotilla. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer Third Class Patrick Kelley googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...