A fire was built by the surfmen to serve as a beacon to the people on the vessel and to warm themselves by while waiting for daylight and the arrival of the life-saving appliances.
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Coast Guard medevacs female passenger in diabetic shock from Anthem of The Seas and man with chest pains from Grandeur – all in one week
The Coast Guard medevacs a woman from a cruise ship about 110 miles off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, Feb. 18, 2017. The MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City brought the man to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. (U.S. Coast Guard video by Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City/Released)
58th Presidential Inauguration: Coast Guard and D.C. Police establish security zone; K-9 scan dinner cruise vessels
Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Bacone and Chief Petty Officer Carlos Perez from Maritime Safety and Security Team New York conduct security sweeps with their canine, Ruthie, during a dinner cruise in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2017. MSST New York is one of the Coast Guard’s anti-terrorism teams established to protect local maritime assets and to support large-scale events including the 58th Presidential Inauguration
The Captain Garland takes the Nightstalker in tow 20 miles northeast of Oregon Inlet, North Carolina, November 30, 2016
At approximately 6:30 a.m., the MH-60 Jayhawk crew located the vessel overturned southeast of White Point Beach with one person on top of the hull. The boater was transferred to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital. His condition is unknown.
The USCG commissioned the newest Fast Response Cutter Rollin Fritch in Cape May, New Jersey The Rollin Fritch is named after Coast Guard Seaman 1st Class Rollin A. Fritch. During…
New and historic US & Canadian warships will be open to the public for Fleet Week in Baltimore; Ships Will be Berthed in Fells Point, Inner Harbor and North Locust Point
Historic Ships in Baltimore represents one of the most impressive collections of military vessels in the world. Located within easy walking distance of each other, US Sloop-of-War CONSTELLATION, US Submarine TORSK, US Coast Guard Cutter TANEY, and Lightship 116 CHESAPEAKE exhibit life at sea from the mid-19th century to the mid-1980’s.
Coast Guard plucks three loco bozos and their dog from disabled fishing boat; they had to go fishing during Hermine
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, rescues three fishermen and a dog near Wachapreague, Virginia, Sept. 3, 2016
THE CHESAPEAKE TODAY photo Enter to win a Kindle Paperwhitehttp://theprivateerclause.com/ Cole’s Point Tavern in St. Mary’s County, Md. has a liquor license that requires a Sheriff’s…
The ponies make the annual swim from Assateague Island, Va., to Chincoteague Island, Va., during the 90th Pony Swim on Virginia’s Eastern Shore