FAR FROM SHORE
The crew of the Coast Guard cutter Legare prepares Oct. 5 to tow the 77-foot fishing vessel Michael & Kristen. The Michael & Kristen, with five aboard, became disabled 145 miles southeast of Chatham, Mass., at around 4:30 p.m. Oct. 4.
The Coast Guard cutter Ridley, a patrol boat home-ported in Montauk, N.Y., enforces security zones in the East River Sept. 20 during a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly. A permanent security zone has been in place since Sept. 11, 2001 and restricts vessel traffic within 175 yards of Manhattan in the west channel of the East River. Commercial vessels must check in with Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Service New York on VHF channel 12 prior to entering the channel.
Ill man airlifted
Coast Guard crews airlifted a 51-year-old man from a charter fishing boat 18 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.
One medevaced from fishing vessel
The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year-old male from a fishing vessel near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.
Coast Guard pulls sailor out of the water
A Coast Guard Station Boston crew picked up a 33-year-old man near Piers Park Sailing Center in Boston Harbor at 10:15 a.m.
Page 10 of 26