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Injured Man Arrives in Bermuda via Helicopter

Injured Man Arrives in Bermuda via Helicopter

[Updated] At approximately 11:30am today [Jan 2] the US Coast Guard airlifted the deputy captain from the 274 metre ‘Aegean Angel’, after he received injuries in an incident which tragically killed two other men.On December 30th, the 47-year old captain and a 33-year old chief mechanic were killed, and the 34-year old Cypriot deputy captain was... Read more of this article

Video: Injured Man Flown in By Coast Guard

Video: Injured Man Flown in By Coast Guard

[Updated] The US Coast Guard transported a crew member needing medical treatment from a cargo ship about 68 nautical miles off Bermuda this morning [Dec 16].On Tuesday [Dec 14] evening, the Turkish registered general cargo ship M/V Askabat was 350 nautical miles north east of Bermuda and reported having a 31 year old crew member that had received... Read more of this article

Video: Crew Aboard Wooden Boat Rescued

Video: Crew Aboard Wooden Boat Rescued

[Updated] Yesterday afternoon [Dec 7] the US Coast Guard rescued two men aboard an 88 foot wooden boat headed to Bermuda, making it the third time the Coast Guard has come to the boat’s aid following rescues in 2004 and 2006. The home built vessel was 100 miles southeast of Nantucket, Mass., when it became disabled. The owner contacted the Coast... Read more of this article

US Coast Guard Evacuates Crew Member

US Coast Guard Evacuates Crew Member

On October 24th, a crew member from a boat 250 nautical miles away from Bermuda was evacuated due to a medical emergency. A combined effort from local authorities and the United States Coast Guard saw the individual safely evacuated from the 124 foot Motor Yacht ‘Perle Bleue’ to L.F. Wade International Airport and onto King Edward Memorial Hospital... Read more of this article

Post-Igor: Navy Helicopter Surveys Bermuda

Post-Igor: Navy Helicopter Surveys Bermuda

Members of the British Royal Navy, who were standing by in local waters ready to assist if needed after the strike by Hurricane Igor, flew into Bermuda via helicopter this evening [Sept 20]. The Royal Naval Air Crew were joined by various locals officials from Bermuda, who then flew over the island to make damage assessments from an aerial standpoint.This... Read more of this article

Video: Evacuation Of Bermuda Cruise Passenger

Video: Evacuation Of Bermuda Cruise Passenger

Scroll down for the rescue video of a US Coast Guard Helicopter hoisting a passenger off the Veendam Cruise Ship en route to Bermuda two days ago. The Veendam had just departed New York late Sunday afternoon [May 16] en route to Bermuda, when the Coast Guard received a call at 9:15 pm that night from a crewmember aboard the cruise ship Veendam, reporting... Read more of this article