All posts tagged "Coast Guard"
Coast Guard to set Port Condition YANKEE in Puerto Rico
To prepare for possible sustained 39 to 54 mph winds within 24 hours ahead of Tropical Storm Dorian
- Posted August 27, 2019
Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for USVI, Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Isaac
Anticipates setting port condition X-Ray at 8 p.m. Tuesday
- Posted September 11, 2018
Tourists among 22 injured after boats collide in Puerto Rico
Private vessel crashes into commercial boat on the island's southwest coast
- Posted July 26, 2017
Coast Guard intercepts no Cuban migrants at sea during April
Would typically pick up between 50 and 150 Cuban migrants during a given month
- Posted May 13, 2017
US Coast Guard unloads major drug haul in Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN — Authorities have made the largest maritime seizure of cocaine in the Atlantic region since 1999 from a boat off South America’s northeastern coast, the U.S. Coast Guard said Monday. About 4.2 tons of cocaine,...
- Posted February 27, 2017
Coast Guard: 9 Cuban Migrants Die, 18 Rescued off Florida
MIAMI – Nine Cuban migrants died at sea and 18 others were rescued by a cruise ship after their 30-foot boat was found about 130 miles from the Florida coast, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The migrants...
- Posted March 19, 2016
A Michigan Sailor’s Ordeal at Sea Off Puerto Rico
Retired Engineer Had to Swim Four Miles in Rough Waters
- Posted March 17, 2016
Coast Guard Transfers PR-Bound Dominican and Cuban Migrants
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC–The Coast Guard transferred nine Dominican and nine Cuban migrants to the Dominican Republic Navy on Tuesday, in waters approximately three nautical miles south of La Romana, Dominican Republic. The migrants were part of a group of...
- Posted March 9, 2016
Hearings Seeks Answers About why El Faro Sailed into Storm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The captain of the doomed freighter El Faro emailed his superiors asking about changing the route home the day before his ship sank in a hurricane near the Bahamas, according to testimony Tuesday at...
- Posted February 15, 2016
Coast Guard Deciding if Storm-Damaged Cruise Ship Can Sail
BAYONNE, N.J. – The Coast Guard on Friday inspected a cruise ship that was battered and damaged by an intense winter storm to determine if it will be able to set sail as scheduled on a weekend...
- Posted February 12, 2016