Coast Guard rescues ailing captain off Virginia Beach

An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., is shown aboard the HMCS Halifax, a Royal Canadian Navy frigate, in the Atlantic Ocean approximately 30 miles east of Wachapreague, Va., Monday, April 7, 2014. The Jayhawk crew landed on the ship to medevac a crewmember experiencing abdominal pain.

An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., is shown aboard the HMCS Halifax, a Royal Canadian Navy frigate, in the Atlantic Ocean approximately 30 miles east of Wachapreague, Va., Monday, April 7, 2014. The Jayhawk crew landed on the ship to medevac a crewmember experiencing abdominal pain.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., hoists an ailing captain from a motor vessel 12 miles off Virginia Beach, Va., Friday, Feb. 20, 2015.

The aircrew took him to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Va., where he was reported in stable condition. U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C.

  • The Maryland DNR cutter J. Millard Tawes heads for Tangier Island to keep the channel open between the Virginia island, home to 700 and the port in Crisfield, Md. photo DNR.

 

The Maryland Natural Resources cutter Tawes working at cutting a channel in Crisfield, Md. in the Somers Cove Marina harbor.

The Maryland Natural Resources cutter Tawes working at cutting a channel in Crisfield, Md. in the Somers Cove Marina harbor.

 

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