U.S. Navy assists Coast Guard with rescue of 10 fishermen from sinking vessel

U.S. Navy assists Coast Guard with rescue of 10 fishermen from sinking vessel
APRA HARBOR, Guam – Sailors from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 conducted a search and rescue (SAR) operation and rescued 10 fishermen from a sinking commercial fishing vessel that ran aground in Apra Harbor near Spanish Steps Feb. 13 at approximately 6 p.m. “Through the efforts of HSC-25 and the U.S. Coast Guard, we were able to successfully meet our first priority, which was...

U.S. Navy Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 rescues swimmers in Guam

U.S. Navy Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 rescues swimmers in Guam
MANGILAO, Guam (NNS) — Sailors from the U.S. Navy Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 conducted a search-and-rescue (SAR) operation and recovered two distressed swimmers off the coast of Pagat Caves in Mangilao, Guam Dec. 30. HSC-25 received a request from U.S. Coast Guard Sector Guam at approximately 4 p.m. A Navy MH-60S Knighthawk was then launched from Andersen Air Force Base where the...

Coast Guard Cutter assists crew of disabled vessel

USCG Cutter Assateague File Photo HONOLULU — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Cutter Assateague assisted four people aboard a disabled vessel in the vicinity of Rota, Guam, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Guam received a distress call at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday, from the Rota Department of Public Safety reporting a possible disabled vessel. The call came after the master of the 25-foot...