Monday, November 5, 2012
USCG

Coast Guard Crews Recount Heroic HMS Bounty Rescue – USCG

By LT Stephanie Young, Coast Guard Compass Blog As Hurricane Sandy approached land, the HMS Bounty and 16 sailors aboard were in dire need of help. More than 90 miles off the...

November 5, 2012
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Sunday, November 4, 2012
Blog

Maritime Monday for November 5th, 2012: HMS Bounty, Loss and Lore

HMS Bounty (image via the Bounty Facebook page) @ Press-time Update New York Times: Evoking 18th-Century Drama, a Tragedy on the Bounty Christian Science Monitor: Coast Guard concludes HMS Bounty...

November 4, 2012
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Friday, November 2, 2012
Maritime News

USCG Launches Formal Investigation into Bounty Sinking

Rear Adm. Steven Ratti, the Coast Guard 5th District commander, ordered a district formal investigation Thursday to determine the cause of the sinking of the Tall Ship Bounty, the three-masted...

November 2, 2012
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Maritime News

Interview with Captain Walbridge of the Bounty

Captain Robin Walbridge and the crew of the Bounty made a port call in Belfast, Maine this past August and gave a very telling interview with one of the local...

November 2, 2012
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Thursday, November 1, 2012
Incidents

Search Ends For Missing Bounty Captain

The US Coast Guard said late Thursday that it ahs suspended its search for the missing captain of the HMS Bounty 200 miles southeast of Hatteras, N.C. Missing is Captain...

November 1, 2012
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Wednesday, October 31, 2012
News

Search Continues for Missing Bounty Captain

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard continues its search Wednesday for the missing captain of the HMS Bounty approximately 145 miles southeast of Hatteras, N.C. Missing is Robin Walbridge, 63. The...

October 31, 2012
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Tuesday, October 30, 2012
News

Tall Ships America Issues Statement on HMS Bounty Tragedy

The non-profit maritime heritage organization Tall Ships America, of which the HMS Bounty was a member, released a statement on Tuesday expressing its condolences to those effected by yesterday’s tragedy...

October 30, 2012
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Interesting

For Bounty Victim, It Was About “Making Her Ancestor Proud”

As the search continues off the coast of Hatteras, N.C. for the missing captain of the sunken Bounty, the reality of the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy begins to sink...

October 30, 2012
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Incidents

UPDATED: US Coast Guard Helicopter Crews Save 14 of Bounty’s Crew [RESCUE VIDEO/INTERVIEW]

United States Coast Guard helicopter crews rescued 14 sailors from two life rafts after the 3-masted ship Bounty foundered in the storm-tossed Atlantic Ocean off Hatteras, N.C. this morning. RELATED:...

October 30, 2012
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Incidents

US Coast Guard Continues Search for the Captain of the Bounty, Search Area Expands Exponentially

The United States Coast Guard continues its search today for Captain Robin Walbridge, the missing captain of the HMS Bounty, a 180-foot sailboat which sank  approximately 125 miles southeast of Hatteras,...

October 30, 2012
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Monday, October 29, 2012
Interesting

Photos Show Sinking of ‘Bounty’ Tall Ship

These photos, just released by the U.S. Coast Guard, show the 180-foot tall ship, HMS Bounty, as it sank today in the Atlantic Ocean during Hurricane Sandy approximately 90 miles southeast...

October 29, 2012
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Incidents

Tall Ship Bounty Abandoned, Sinks in Heavy Seas off Hatteras, 1 Body Recovered, 1 Still Missing [UPDATE 3]

Update 3: The Coast Guard has reported that the body of a woman, identified as Ms. Claudene Christian, has been recovered. A crew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Air...

October 29, 2012
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Blog

Hurricane Survival – No Place for Absolutes

By Mario Vittone As I write this, the Coast Guard is still searching for two sailors missing from the the tall ship Bounty; the ship itself lies on the bottom...

October 29, 2012
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