Coast Guard, partner agencies enter fourth day of search for 12 marine aviators off North Shore

Coast Guard, partner agencies enter fourth day of search for 12 marine aviators off North Shore
A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew taxis for takeoff at Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Hawaii. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Barbers Point/Released) HONOLULU — Search efforts continue Monday for 12 Marine aviators off the North Shore of Oahu. Air, surface and shoreline assets are actively searching for the survivors and cataloging debris. Of the four life rafts confirmed...

Coast Guard and Navy Salvage crews medically evacuate diver

HONOLULU – A Coast Guard rescue boatcrew partnered with Navy Salvage units to medically evacuate a diver Tuesday, two miles offshore of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Firing Range at approximately 2:30 p.m. Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command center personnel received a distress call via VHF-FM channel 16 from the dive vessel Wailoa concerning an unresponsive 41-year-old male who had been conducting...

Salvage operations concluded for recovery of downed Coast Guard helicopter

HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard has completed the salvage recovery phase of the investigation of a fatal HH-65 Dolphin helicopter crash off Oahu Sept. 4, 2008.