Air Station Cape Cod Crew Medevacs 55-Year-Old Fisherman

Airlifted from boat 120 miles off Nantucket
Air Station Cape Cod crew prepares to airlift a man from a fishing boat at sea off Nantucket. (Capture from USCG video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicole Groll)

Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod rescue air crews medevaced a 55-year-old fisherman off the 67-foot fishing boat Sassy Girl, 120 nautical miles off Nantucket, July 20, 2019. Air Station Cape Cod is located in Bourne, Massachusetts.

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