Coast Guard Search Underway for Potential Missing Vessel off North Carolina
The Coast Guard announced it is searching for a possible missing vessel off the coast of Wilmington, North Carolina. The Coast Guard was alerted by an unregistered emergency position indicating radio beacon.
Debris was found about 126 miles southeast of Wilmington on the morning of February 11. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard District Five command center in Portsmouth, Virginia received the distress alert at around 11 a.m. ET.
Following the alert, watchstanders issued an enhanced group calling alert, launched aircrews about an HC-130 Hercules airplane and...
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