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Coast Guard rescues 2 in Corpus Christi Bay
Coast Guard assists 2Coast Guard crews searched and located a man after he entered the water Sunday afternoon in Corpus Christi Bay, Texas, and drifted away from his sailboat and girlfriend, who could not fully control the boat to retrieve him.


Coast Guard rescues 2 sailors off Galveston Jetties
Sailboat on the rocks after Coast Guard rescues 2Two men were rescued off the Galveston Jetties by a Coast Guard aircrew after their sailboat became lodged on the rocks Monday morning.


Coast Guard rescues man at night after personal watercraft disabled, communication lost
A man was located and rescued by a Coast Guard Air Station Houston crew Wednesday night in the marsh off Jones Bay, near Bayou Vista, Texas.


Response training on the Last Frontier
Response training on the Last FrontierFrom its extreme weather to its remote communities and limited infrastructure, Alaska can present many challenges for response agencies in times of crisis. Plans for how to remove pollution or conduct a rescue at the edge of the last frontier are becoming increasingly important as the state sees more maritime traffic through its ports and waterways. That’s why the Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association and city of Unalaska came together with industry members from North Pacific Fuel and Alaska Chadux Corporation to conduct Aleutians PREP Exercise 2014 in Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Sept. 24-25.


The First Time
The First TimeA hero doesn’t always wear a cape and save the day. Some heroes simply dedicate their lives to their jobs and answer the call to put another’s safety and well being before their own. They make a conscience choice to think of others first and when tested, bravely and selflessly arise to the occasion. These actions are what make a hero.


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A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, NC rescues two boaters, Oct. 18, 2014. The boaters had run aground in the waters near Cedar Island and were unable to re-float their boat during low tide. U.S. Coast...



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Coast Guard Helps Establish New WaterwayCoast Guard Helps Establish New Waterway
The Coast Guard helped establish Crewboat Cut as a new federal waterway in the Atchafalaya River...


Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco Medical EvacuationCoast Guard Air Station San Francisco Medical Evacuation
An aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco medically evacuated a crew member...


Coast Guard Aircrew Hoists Stranded Man From Marsh at NightCoast Guard Aircrew Hoists Stranded Man From Marsh at Night
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston flight mechanic lowers a rescue swimmer from an MH-65 Dolphin...


Coast Guard Offloads More than 28,000 Pounds of CocaineCoast Guard Offloads More than 28,000 Pounds of Cocaine
Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell crewmembers offloaded more than 28,000 pounds of cocaine at Naval...


Station Port Aransas Responds to Five People in Water South of Aransas Pass TexasStation Port Aransas Responds to Five People in Water South of Aransas Pass Texas
A Station Port Aransas boatcrew comes alongside an overturned boat after it capsized with five...


Bubble RescueBubble Rescue
An MH-60 aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater hoists a man from an inflatable hydro...


Platform Baker Overflight FootagePlatform Baker Overflight Footage
Overflight footage of the natural gas drill platform Baker in Cook Inlet near Kenai, Alaska,...


Hope in Honoring a Fallen HeroHope in Honoring a Fallen Hero
In the near future, Coast Guard Station New York will be building a new facility on the...


Coast Guard Rescues Four Rhode Island Lobstermen from Sinking BoatCoast Guard Rescues Four Rhode Island Lobstermen from Sinking Boat
The Coast Guard plucked four lobstermen from the sea when their boat sank Thursday, about 40...


Coast Guard Helps Sea Turtles Swim FreeCoast Guard Helps Sea Turtles Swim Free
Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station Gulfport and members of the Institute for Marine Mammal...


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Coast Guard assists 2 Coast Guard assists 2
Coast Guard crews locate a missing sailboat and search for a missing man. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick)


Amos family says goodbye Amos family says goodbye
Gen. James Amos, his wife, Bonnie, and their grandchildren wave goodbye during the passage of command ceremony at the Marine Barracks in...


Coast Guard rescues two people from vessel taking on water near Sequim, Washington Coast Guard rescues two people from vessel taking on water near Sequim, Washington
The Lady A, a 67-foot recreational vessel, sinks in 180 feet of water north of Dungeness Spit, Sequim, Wash., following the rescue of two people...


Sector Lower Mississippi participates in career day Sector Lower Mississippi participates in career day
Petty Officer 1st Class John True helps students aboard a Coast Guard Sector Lower Mississippi River small boat at Oakshire Elementary School in...


Centennial Festival of Riverboats Centennial Festival of Riverboats
A 25-foot Response boat - Small from Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley patrols by the Spirit of Peoria during the Centennial Festival of Riverboats,...


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Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 9–16, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of an overdue boater, rescue of two mariners from their...


Coast Guard urges public, mariners to prepare for heavy weather - PSA
The Coast Guard is urging the public to prepare for the onset of heavy weather expected to impact the Hawaiian Islands, Oct. 17, 2014. The effects...


Deck Watch - Oct. 9, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Oct. 2–9, 2014. Stories include: Rescue of four stranded hunters; winter preparation; rescue of...


Fishing vessel Tiger Shark mayday
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, in South Portland, Maine, received a mayday call via VHF channel 16 at 8:47 a.m., Oct....


Inflatable Hydro Pod Bubble Audio
Capt. Todd M. Coggeshall, Coast Guard 7th District chief of response, warns a man aboard an inflatable hydro pod of the dangers of his voyage to...