“After making stops at Canadian ports, the Draken’s crew was told by Coast Guard officials last week that if [the meticulously restored Norwegian Viking craft] wanted to sail through the Great Lakes, it had to hire a certified pilot, paid at an hourly rate that would amount to about $400,000 by the trip’s end. Show More Summary
This bridal portrait will surely make the album: The pic, taken by photographer CM Leung in Iceland, depicts an Icelandic Coast Guard helicopter flying dangerously close to a bride posing for portraits. According to PetaPixel, the chopper wasn’t a planned part of the shoot; it flew overhead on a mission to rescue a man who had fallen down a cliff. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard along with good samaritan vessels responded Tuesday to 46 crewmembers aboard a commercial fishing vessel who were forced to abandon ship in the Bering Sea near Kiska Island, approximately 690 miles west of Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The 46-member crew of a fishing vessel that sank more than 600 miles off the coast of Alaska in the Bering Sea on Tuesday had to be rescued by boats in the area and taken to a nearby island, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard said on Tuesday it is responding to a crude oil spill from an abandoned flow line near Lake Grande Ecaille, Louisiana.
A barge sank east of the Galveston Causeway railroad bridge Tuesday, causing the U.S. Coast Guard to issue a safety zone and temporarily restrict traffic on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway.
The 65-foot commercial passenger vessel Spirit of Kona ran aground on the island of Hawaii, Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard reported. Coast Guard Sector Honolulu
Someone has made 28 false “mayday” calls in the past two years, the service says.
Officials say so-far anonymous caller has cost the Coast Guard about $500,000 with his repeated fake distress calls
The US Coast Guard says it's looking for a man who has cost the service about $500,000 after responding to nearly 30 of his fake distress calls, reports the AP. In a press release published Friday, the Coast Guard says the 28 calls have originated from around the area...
The New York Waterway ferry from Manhattan to New Jersey hit the dock at a “fast rate of speed” around 7:20 p.m., a Coast Guard spokesman said.
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Coast Guard crews are enforcing a safety zone on the Hudson River around the Tappan Zee Bridge after a crane collapsed Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 12:15 p.
ROME (Reuters) - More than 2,500 migrants were plucked from overcrowded boats off the coast of Libya on Tuesday and one dead body was recovered, Italy's coast guard said, as people smugglers operating in Libya took advantage of calm seas and warm weather.
A retired NYPD detective who drowned last year while saving a boy in Puerto Rico was posthumously awarded.
A Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor crew aboard a 29-foot Response Boat-Small II rescued a man who was swept out to sea while wading in the water near the Grays Harbor north jetty at Ocean Shores,
The Irish Coast Guard co-ordinated a very successful Marine Search and Rescue demonstration on Saturday 16th July. The exercise in Moville Co Donegal involved some
Nearly a day after their plane vanished from radar, the Coast Guard rescued two pilots from the ocean off Hawaii Friday.
A week ago, a boat started started falling apart and sinking off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina — along with the 4 people on board. This is a clip of the entire rescue process. The post Watch The US Coast Guard Narrowly Rescue 4 People On A Sinking Ship appeared first on The Good Men Project.