The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered (WPC-1104) were on a patrol in the Florida Straights at.
Coast Guard Hoists 5 from Damaged Sailboat
The Coast Guard rescues five people Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, from a sailboat after the sailboat's mast broke approximately 200 miles off the coast of North Carolina. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and a C-130 Hercules airplane crew, both from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, launched to respond. U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C.