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Coast Guard base at Ratnagiri gets two advanced helicopters

April 17, 2022 8:12 am

“During the flood last July, the Coast Guard could not respond immediately, as it had no helicopter or plane stationed at Ratnagiri or Mumbai. Now, we can immediately respond in case of a crisis in Ratnagiri, Raigad and Sindhudurg," said a senior officer.

Coast Guard plane suffers engine snag, rams into structure at Kanpur's HAL airport

March 05, 2022 9:32 pm

The left engine of the aircraft had stopped functioning post landing. As the pilots landed the plane on the runway, it steered to the right and rammed into a structure. 

Coast Guard apprehends Pakistani fishing boat with 10 crew members off Gujarat coast

January 09, 2022 6:08 pm

A government release on Sunday said that nothing suspicious was found in the fishing boat.

Tamil Nadu: Coast Guard coordinates rescue of crew of stranded Maldives bound vessel

October 07, 2021 7:59 am

The distress message on flooding through DAT was received by the Coast Guard Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC), here at about 4 PM on October 5, a Defence release said.

Unmanned boat recovered by Coast Guard

August 07, 2021 5:19 am

After confirming that there are no survivors onboard, the boat was towed away by ICGS Samrat, as it could have been impediment to safe passage of merchant vessel transiting through the deep water channel in proximity, an official release stated on Friday.

Nine fishermen killed, one missing as trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal

July 15, 2021 1:32 pm

One person is still missing and a search is on to find him, they said.

Cyclone Tauktae: Coast Guard sent warnings to ONGC on May 11, 13 to remove ships

May 19, 2021 7:21 am

Inspector General Anand Badola, the Commandant General of Coast Guard (West), said they had asked ONGC and FODAG to remove all vessels from the sea. “Why the ONGC did not follow the intimation is a question it has to answer,’’ he added.

Coast Guard, Navy rescue 180 from barge

May 18, 2021 7:23 pm

Sixty persons on board the barge were rescued till 11 pm and the remaining overnight, the official said, adding a Navy helicopter brought three rescuees to INS Shikra this morning

Coast Guard rescues six-member crew of dhow that sank mid-sea off Mangaluru

March 20, 2021 10:03 pm

After a 30-minute search, CG Dornier 773 sighted debris and the six crew members, who were floating in the water.

‘Security allies’ Delhi, Maldives in pact for harbour

February 22, 2021 8:12 am

India will also support development of other infrastructure needed for the harbour, support the development of communications resources and radar services, and provide training.