ABOUT: Coast Guard Mission Critical takes you onboard with the United States Coast Guard as they patrol and protect against drug runners, smugglers and human traffickers, as well as rescuing people, wildlife and property from loss at sea. Each episode features real missions as they go down, and all of the danger and suspense that the men and women of the US Coast Guard experience every day.
101 Needle in a haystack
When a fisherman goes missing off the Florida coast, USCG Air Station Miami is tasked with the impossible; finding a 14-foot boat in a vast, churned up Atlantic ocean. In the Pacific Ocean, the USCG Cutter Munro and Tactical Law Enforcement team members track down suspected drug smugglers in international waters.
102 Night Shift
In the cover of night, drug smugglers try to evade US counter narcotics intelligence, but darkness doesn’t stop the United States Coast Guard Cutter Munro and TACLET team members from taking down the suspects. In Oregon, surging high tides trap two hikers at sunset. As temperatures plummet, USCG Air Station Astoria must find them in the midst of miles of pitch-black mudflats. In the Florida Keys, rescuers search for a man reported struggling in the water. Upon finding him, the rescue takes an unexpected turn.
103 In a Marathon Minute
In Florida, USCG Sector Key West receives a report of plane debris floating in the water. In a race against time, the search and rescue crew from Station Marathon follow clues scattered in the water and search for survivors. Somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, the USCGC Munro and Tactical Law Enforcement Team members engage drug runners in a dangerous high-speed chase through international waters.
104 Storm Front
Multiple US Coast Guard crews search for vessels in distress overtaken by powerful storms. In the Florida Keys, a sailboat calls the Coast Guard for help, and the only way to save the captain and his boat is by taking a leap of faith. During the night in the Pacific Northwest, rookie rescue swimmer Jesse Cheely from Air Station Astoria gets his first case; attempting to rescue a family and their dog who must abandon ship in 20 - foot storm ravaged seas.
105 Cliff Hanger
In Oregon, the United States Coast Guard Air Station crew from Astoria navigate challenging elements and extreme shoreline terrain to extract a stranded hiker perilously clinging to the edge of a cliff. In the Florida Keys, Station Marathon personnel sharpen their climbing skills in a completely different way, then are called on to rescue a man and his dog stranded overnight on a small remote island. In a bizarre plot turning change of events, the man’s wife - missing with their boat - becomes a person of interest.
106 Paws for Freedom
Sixty miles at sea off of Key West Florida, a family cruise takes a terrible turn for a mom when her young son becomes critically ill. Air Station Miami is launched to rescue the six year old boy with a possible burst appendix. The Coast Guard's K9 explosive detection team executes tactical hoist training from Air Station Miami's helicopters in less than ideal conditions. In the Eastern Pacific Ocean the Coast Guard Cutter Munro and Law Enforcement team members from TACLET South chase down a non compliant boat suspected of running illegal drugs to the United States.
Rumlime Productions, LLC is a South Florida based, television production company specializing in unscripted docuseries and reality programming.