Category: Cape Canaveral

UPDATE: U.S. Coast Guard Continues Search for Missing Fisherman Russell Minor 300 Miles East of Cape Canaveral

The Coast Guard is continuing to search Tuesday for missing fisherman Russell Minor 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. On Sunday, Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a report from the “Day Boat Too,” a 46-foot fishing vessel, stating Minor went overboard.

U.S. Coast Guard Searching for Missing ‘Day Boat Too’ 300 Miles East of Cape Canaveral

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Sunday for a missing fisherman 300 miles east of Cape Canaveral. At 2:57 a.m. Sunday, Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a report from the “Day Boat Too,” a 46-foot fishing vessel, stating the captain, a 30-year-old man, went overboard.

President Eisenhower Christmas Greeting First Space-To-Earth Message In History 60 Years Ago

In this age of instant global communication, it’s hard to fathom that only 59 years ago this month the world’s first communications satellite was launched aboard an American Atlas rocket from right here in our back yard at Cape Canaveral.

U.S. Coast Guard, Good Samaritans, BCSO Team Up To Rescue Capsized Boaters Off Cape Canaveral

The U.S. Coast Guard and Good Samaritans rescued two boaters Friday after their vessel capsized 9 miles east of Cape Canaveral. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville were notified by the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office of a 911 hang-up call and issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast.