Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Fla. Keys

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver off Fla. Keys
MIAMI — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 32-year-old missing diver from Winter Springs, Florida who was last seen attempting to swim toward a drifting vessel. The search for Matt Milton was suspended at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday following a four-day search off the Florida coast. Milton was reported being last seen swimming toward a 23-foot fishing vessel after he and a relative, Jeff Stewart,...

From the Bridge Wing 10-13-2013

From the Bridge Wing 10-13-2013
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to the United States Navy This Day in Coast Guard History: 1775 – The United States Navy traces its origins to the Continental Navy, which the Continental Congress established on 13 October 1775 by authorizing the procurement, fitting out, manning, and dispatch of two armed vessels to cruise in search of munitions ships supplying the British Army in North America. The legislation...