Coast Guard

Fishing Boat Sinks; 46 Rescued By Nearby Good Samaritan Vessels

The U.S. Coast Guard released video last week showing the rescue of several dozen crew members from a capsizing fishing vessel, which sank in the Bering Sea. Fortunately for the crew, nearby friendly vessels came together to help rescue all 46 of them Tuesday night. Crew members were forced to abandon the sinking ship in the freezing water …

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Giant Tuna Drags Three Young Anglers for 8.5 Hours 15 Miles

This trio of anglers got more than they bargained for when they hooked a 240-pound bluefin tuna off San Diego. Just how hard did they fight to land this monster fish? They fought the bluefin for 8.5 hours while it dragged them 15 miles from their starting point before they reeled it in. The anglers, Zach Zorn, Seth DuBois and …

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Coast Guard Searching for Family After Boat Disappears off Florida

From Foxnews: As the Coast Guard continued a desperate search Wednesday afternoon for a missing sailboat carrying a father and his three teenage children, rescuers in Florida spotted a green kayak believed to belong to the family near the quartet’s last-known position. A seperate debris field located earlier in the day contained a tarp, four water …

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Noah’s Ark Replica, Johan’s Ark, Crashes into Moored Coast Guard Vessel

It’s difficult to tell what exactly caused the crash – other than shoddy navigation – but the end result was a giant hole smashed into the hull of the ship. Owned by the Ark of Noah Foundation, the vessel was intended to cross the Atlantic to Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Olympic Games. No animals were onboard during …

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Man Rescued by Coast Guard After Surviving for Two Months Lost at Sea

After miraculously surviving for two months lost at sea aboard a 23-foot skiff, a Columbian man identified as Javier Eduardo Olaya was rescued after being rescued by a crew of merchants aboard the Panamanian. The stranded mariner, 29, was taken to Honolulu where he arrived in good condition after his rescuers flagged down Nikkei Verde, …

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Two Missing Florida Fishermen Found After Running Out of Gas

After a very long night for both Thomas Batten, Ryan Killoran and their family and friends, the two missing boaters have been found safe and sound. Batten, 33, from St. Petersburg and Killoran, 27, from Bradenton, were rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard after the two had had run out of gas during a fishing …

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Man Rescued From Burning Boat in Dramatic Coast Guard Video

Preparation and safety are key in any boat outing – it’s made evident by the Coast Guard’s rescue of a Washington man who was rescued three miles north of Neah Bay after jumping off his burning boat and being found in a sever hypothermic state. The man radioed in a call to Coast Guard aircrew, …

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Bubble Runner Guy Arrested During ‘Ocean Run’ After Ignoring Coast Guard’s Warning

An adventure runner – known as the bubble man – was arrested by the U.S. Coast Guard shortly after his endurance run began on Sunday, according to First Coast News. Reza Baluchi, was more than aware that the Coast Guard didn’t believe his endurance run on the sea to be safe after recieving a warning …

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Missing Boater in Tampa Bay After Diving to Free Anchor

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said the 32-year old male and a female friend launched from a ramp on MacDill Air Force Base, and disappeared about two miles west of Little Harbor in Ruskin. A woman and the boater, her friend, were aboard a 19-foot boat when their anchor got stuck. The 32-year-old man jumped into the …

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Coast Guard Saving Stranded Lab Will Brighten Your Day

Coast Guard crews stepped up after a yellow lab fell into icy waters in Lake Michigan. Nearly 200 feet from shore, a swimmer was quickly dispatched and brought the stranded dog in safely. Video description from the U.S. Coast Guard YouTube page: Ice rescue crews from Coast Guard Station Frankfort, Michigan, rescue a dog from …

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Coast Guard Saves 3 Fishermen Amid ‘Impressive Storm’

You can always count on the Coast Guard to step up when trouble strikes at sea. That’s what the three-man fishing crew of Bergen, a 57-foot boat, discovered when their vessel crashed into rocks and started sinking in Bellingham, Washington. Rescuers from the Coast Guard responded after receiving a mayday call that reported the ship …

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Fishing Boat Runs Aground, Coast Guard Vessel Flips Trying to Save It

Emergency responders undertook a daring rescue after a fishing boat – the Carolina Queen III, a 76-foot fishing boat – ran aground, off New York City, early Thursday morning. The boat, which made a distress call around 2 a.m., was carrying seven men. The crew of the boat had just managed to resolve an issue …

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