El Faro Update: 10-03-15 07:00AM EST

SEARCH OPERATIONS RESUMED AT DAYBREAK

Coast Guard search operations were suspended overnight and resumed at first light this morning.

Coast Guard assets deployed include:

  • Three C130 aircraft
  • USCG Helo helicopter
  • Navy P-8 aircraft
  • The USCG Cutter Northland, USCG Cutter Resolute, Navy ship and three commercial tugs are enroute to the search location as well

We remain hopeful and will share any updates as they become available. Family members are encouraged to call the Family Resource Line for updates. Media inquiries should be directed to the Media Hotline.