Originally Posted by arbarnhart
A tangent; what if you "leave" but don't go to another country before you come "back" into the US? For example, cutting the corner across the Gulf of Mexico to get from Pensacola to St Pete in a straight line? I know fishing boats often go out about 40 miles or more here (NC) to get to the stream, but they come back the same day to the same place.
EDIT - No, I am not about to do this and become one of those blue water rescues. I am just curious for future reference.
Anyone with an answer? I really just want to know.