The Coast Guard was alerted to a 17-foot boat found spinning in a circle in the ocean water located about eight miles off the coast of California on Sunday. The vessel was empty, with the man believed to have been operating the boat,...Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended a search for a person believed to be missing in a boating incident that left one man dead Sunday near Half Moon Bay, officials said. “They’ve been searching all night, and all morning as well,” said Cody Staneart, chief marine science technician with the Coast Guard’s Incident Management Division. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy has begun its first major upgrade to save on energy and replace aging utilities at the 85-year-old Connecticut campus. The New London-based academy launched the … Click to Continue »
The Stars & Stripes reports that the guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer responded to a Coast Guard request for assistance from a 32-foot recreational boat which was sinking 40 miles off the California coast. “We were in close proximity to the crew members just minutes after their boat submerged, and are proud to have […]
Coast Guard searched Chesapeake Saturday, Sunday.
The Coast Guard and state officials in Connecticut and New York are urging boaters to winterize their vessels within the next few weeks to guard against hazards from cold weather … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Coast Guard says it stopped a runaway boat near the North Carolina coast after the boat's operator was knocked into the water. A statement from the Coast Guard … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating a death aboard a Panama-flagged tanker moored in Richmond, California. A spokesman for the U.S. Coast Guard said that personnel recovered a body on board the tanker Argent Sunrise at approximately 7:24 p.m. Show More Summary
A new search and rescue vessel being built for the Turkish Coast Guard has successfully passed its capsize test with its engines running, marking a first for self-righting SAR vessels, according to Dutch shipbuilder Damen. The full-scale...Show More Summary
The Coast Guard intercepted 14 different suspected drug smuggling runs, which were often loaded with pure, uncut cocaine
It appears their supposed rescuers, members of the Libyan coast guard, were trying to capture them to return them to North Africa
At least five African migrants drowned and 58 others were injured last week when their rickety boat capsized while on its way to Europe. It appears their supposed rescuers, members of the Libyan coast guard, were trying to capture them to return them to North Africa. Seth Doane reports.
The U.S. Coast Guard, as a public service to holiday gift shoppers has announced its recommended USCG Approved gifts for 12 nautical days of Christmas… and while they forgot to mention the new tools & toys in the gCaptain store… there are lots of important items on the list. Show More Summary
A Virginia man has been convicted of making a false distress call to the U.S. Coast Guard. News outlets report a federal jury found 39-year-old Justin Stahmer guilty of communicating … Click to Continue »
Apple Watch Series 3 lets you make calls even when your iPhone isn’t nearby, and the new cellular feature is already coming to the rescue out in the wild. A recent Daily Mail report tells the story of kitesurfer John Zilles who crashed into water a mile offshore where sharks have been known to swim. Show More Summary
The search for a missing diver in Long Beach was suspended Saturday evening until authorities receive new information about his whereabouts. Over the course of four hours, the U.S. Coast Guard covered nearly 36 square nautical miles looking for the missing diver, a man in his mid-50s who was not...
By Tim Kelly and Nobuhiro Kubo TOKYO, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Japan will build four coast guard radar stations on islands in the Sulu and Celebes Seas separating the Philippines and Indonesia to help Manila counter a surge in piracy by Islamic insurgents, two sources said. Show More Summary
Melissa Hancock has been charged with driving while intoxicated in wrong-way crash that killed Coast Guard Petty Officer Daniel Dill
The technology group Wärtsilä will support the 1100 Class High Endurance Multitask Vessels operated by the Canadian Coast Guard, to renew their current propulsion generators. These vessels serve for buoy tending, search and rescue and icebreaking in each of the three Region of the Canadian Coast Guard. Show More Summary
Money raised from it is nearly enough to fund the FBI, the Coast Guard and the CDC combined: Our view