A search and rescue exercise turned real for a US Coast Guard crew who found six Tongan fishermen missing at sea for a week, New Zealand officials said Friday. New Zealand Rescue Coordination Centre officer Greg Johnston said TonganShow More Summary
HANOI (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard transferred a high-endurance cutter to its Vietnamese counterpart in Honolulu, the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi said on Friday, in the latest effort to deepen ties with its former foe.
The U.S. Coast Guard completed operation Spring Restore Tuesday, five days ahead of schedule. Spring Restore involves the re-installment of 1,216 federal navigational aids, including lighted and unlighted buoys and beacons. Due to a light ice year…
A top U.S. Coast Guard official admitted at a recent congressional oversight hearing that the U.S. Coast Guard “has not been aggressively enforcing the compliance” of vessel response plans filed under federal Salvage and Marine Firefighting (SMFF) regulations. Show More Summary
Did he order the Coasties to let him speak?
European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA)'s Maritime Security Working Group recently had an exchange of views with the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Warsaw on maritime security issues. The Shipping industry is directly affected by challenges, such as migrants at sea.
The husband of a Florida realtor lost at sea is planning to embark on his own search even after the Coast Guard ended its rescue efforts.
ROME (Reuters) - At least 20 dead bodies have been seen in the sea some 30 miles off the coast of Libya, Italy's Coast Guard said on Wednesday, as efforts to rescue some 1,700 people packed onto 15 boats continued.
Italian Coast Guard launches major rescue operation with about 700 people saved, many of them children.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia and Vietnam will launch a joint investigation into a sea incident at the weekend, officials said, after reports that Vietnamese coast guards had tried to forcibly free five fishing boats and their crew detained in waters near the Natuna Islands.
HANOI (Reuters) - The United States has transferred six patrol boats to the Vietnam coast guard, to help build security cooperation between the two countries, U.S. embassy in Hanoi said in a statement on Tuesday.
The United States has delivered six coastal patrol boats to Vietnam's coast guard in a move that expands the two nation's security cooperation amid tension in the disputed South China … Click to Continue »
While speaking at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s graduation ceremony last week, President Donald Trump said, “No politician in history — and I say this with great surety — has been treated worse or more unfairly” by the media. Surely, Trump’s assertion is questionable. Show More Summary
ROME (AP) — Some 2,100 migrants have been rescued at sea to be brought to safety in Italy, the Italian coast guard said Saturday.
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporarily regulated area for a Blue Angels airshow near the Naval Academy. The area, in designated waters in the Severn River and College Creek, … Click to Continue »
The juvenile humpback got stuck in Ventura Harbor on Saturday, the Coast Guard said,
A humpback whale was stuck in the Ventura Harbor on Saturday, drawing a crowd of hundreds of people as Harbor Patrol and Coast Guard crews tried to coax it back out to the ocean.
At around 8:45 a.m., the U.S. Coast Guard and the San Francisco Fire Department were summoned to the area after two men swimming in the water without wetsuits were unable to make their way back to shore because of the strong tides, said Lt. Show More Summary
The Vermont senator offers a few helpful pointers (and a nod to AlterNet). As is his wont, Donald Trump turned his commencement speech at the Coast Guard Academy this week into another opportunity to rail against his "enemies" in the media. Show More Summary
Armed Forces Day has arrived in the U.S. on Saturday, May 20, 2017, following Armed Forces Week. Armed Forces Day proudly honors all five military branches: Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Armed Forces Week began...Show More Summary