Monday, January 11, 2016
Maritime News

Video: Crew Rescued from Wrecked Russian Cargo in Japan

A Russian-owned cargo ship has been evacuated after running aground Sunday and partially sinking along a breakwater in Yamagata prefecture in northeast Japan. According to Russian media, the Panama-flagged ‘City’ ran...

January 11, 2016
Total Views: 2

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Maritime News

Containership Crew Rescues Sailor Lost at Sea for More Than 60 Days

The crew of a containership helped rescue a man from his disabled sailboat off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina more than 60 days after he went missing.

April 2, 2015
Total Views: 3

Friday, March 6, 2015
News

USCG Rescues Man Trying to Walk Across Frozen Lake St. Clair

It’s so cold in the midwest that the U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday rescued (or stopped) a man from walking across frozen Lake St. Clair from Detroit to Toronto. The...

March 6, 2015
Total Views: 13

Monday, February 2, 2015
Maritime News

Pinterest Investor Loses Luxury Catamaran Off North Carolina Coast, Five Rescued

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued five people Friday from a luxury sailboat belonging to prominent Pinterest investor Brian Cohen after the sailboat's carbon fiber mast broke off approximately 200 miles off the coast of North Carolina.

February 2, 2015
Total Views: 25

Thursday, January 22, 2015
News

Watch: Daring Rescue as Fishing Boat Founders Off Scotland

Five people were rescued from an Irish fishing vessel this week as the ship foundered in the waters off Scotland.

January 22, 2015
Total Views: 4

Saturday, November 22, 2014
Interesting

Sailor Killed, Two Others Injured in Apparent Lifeboat Accident Off Germany

One sailor was killed and two others were seriously injured Friday in an apparent lifeboat accident while off the coast of Germany near the Elbe River.

November 22, 2014
Total Views: 52

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Blog

Coast Guard Evacs 118 From Stranded Casino Ship – PHOTOS

Apparently the house doesn't always win.

July 17, 2014
Total Views: 0

Monday, June 2, 2014
Maritime News

PHOTOS: Icy Newfoundland Rescue

Five fishermen were rescued Sunday from the icy waters of Notre Dame Bay off the northeastern coast of Newfoundland after abandoning their fishing vessel, the DLL Venture, which was rapidly taking on water.

June 2, 2014
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Interesting

WATCH: RNLI Lifeboat Crew Lassos Runaway Speedboat

A volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew from Teignmouth shows off their boat roping skills to stop a runaway speedboat after its operator was bucked off. Yeehaw!!

May 27, 2014
Total Views: 8

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Maritime News

VIDEO: This Is What It Looks Like to Blaze Through London On a RNLI Lifeboat

Work with a view, I’ll take it.

April 3, 2014
Total Views: 4

Friday, November 15, 2013
Maritime News

1 Critical After Workboat Capsizes Near Seattle

U.S. Coast Guard and fire and police personnel rescued three people Friday afternoon from a capsized survey vessel off Alki Point near downtown Seattle, but a fourth person who was recovered is considered to have sustained life-threatening injuries.

November 15, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Bowden
Blog

Update: Trevor Wilson Rescued Again (Video of Rescue)

In 2000, Trevor Wilson made an attempt at a lifelong dream. This morning, the 72 year old sailor and author of the book "Sailing Alone Across The Atlantic" had to be rescued for the fourth time, and he lost his sailboat.

May 8, 2013
Total Views: 35

Friday, April 12, 2013
Blog

The Truth About Cold Water

Note: With the spring boating season upon us, the U.S. Coast Guard warned today that although the air temperatures are warmer, the water is still cold and presents a significant danger...

April 12, 2013
Total Views: 3061

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Defense

Contractors to the Rescue

The U.S. Bristow Group announced today that the United Kingdom has awarded its British affiliate a new contract to provide civilian Search and Rescue services for the entire U.K.  Beginning...

March 26, 2013
Total Views: 6

Friday, October 12, 2012
Interesting

British Maritime Cowboys…RNLI Wrangles Runaway Fishing Boat [VIDEO]

Like wrangling a wild horse at sea, the RNLI shows off a few tools in their rescue toolbox by capturing a runaway fishing boat. Ok, so maybe it’s not like...

October 12, 2012
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Collision

Tanker Against The Rocks – Incident Video Of The Week

As we reported early last month, the crew of the 150-meter ship Italian tanker Gelso M was evacuated by helicopter in a heroic fight against fierce wind and rain following her...

April 3, 2012
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, January 11, 2012
US Air Force C-130 antarctica
Incidents

UPDATE 2: US Air Force to the Rescue! C-130 Departs McMurdo With Injured Korean Sailors

Update 2: 13 Jan 2012 A United States Airforce (USAF) C-130 Hercules aircraft departed McMurdo station at 12.35pm today (NZDT) with the 7 injured crew on board. Three of the...

January 11, 2012
Total Views: 12

Thursday, November 10, 2011
Blog

The Truth About Cold Water Recovery

Sitting in the chief’s office of Coast Guard Station Fairport Harbor in Mentor, Ohio, I’m reading the legal release that I have to sign if I want to be part...

November 10, 2011
Total Views: 620

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
rambler phaedo
Incidents

RAMBLER 100 Rescue Images and Interview with skipper George David [VIDEO]

Rambler 100 skipper George David is interviewed this morning following the dramatic capsize of his yacht and successful rescue of his crew. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnbsFI6BZrw The media crew for Team Phaedo, one...

August 16, 2011
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
royal navy helicopter offshore rescue coast guard
Defense

Heroic Royal Marine saves two yachtsmen in Cornish storm

Two yachtsmen owe their lives to the fliers of 771 Naval Air Squadron after a dramatic rescue in a gale 100 miles off Cornwall. Aircrewman Sgt Tony Russell RM was...

July 12, 2011
Total Views: 3