A crewmember from the fishing vessel Debbie Sue alerted the Coast Guard around 9:45 a.m. Saturday that a 61-year-old man on board was experiencing chest pains.
The vessel was 75 miles off the coast at the time.
A Coast Guard helicopter was dispatched and, once on the scene, hoisted the man onboard.
He was then flown to AtlantiCare in Pomona for treatment.
There was no further word on the man's identity or condition.