The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Ida Lewis on Monday discovered a buoy sunk in the water with bullet holes near Block Island, Rhode Island. The crew was conducting regular aids-to-navigation maintenance when they approached Clay Head buoy number 7 and found it submerged. The crew raised the 12,000-pound buoy and found 20 bullet holes in it. Show More Summary
The two surviving crewmembers of the bulk-carrier Tamar explosion were medevaced at approximately 4:30 a.m., by a Portuguese aircrew along with three New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing pararescuers to continue medical care. The aircrew arrived in Terceira Island, Azores at about 7 a.m.
U.S. Coast Guard officials say Cuban migrants are using more speedboats in their attempts to reach Florida shores since the end of a policy granting residency to Cubans arriving on … Click to Continue »
A second crewmember has died following an explosion aboard a bulk carrier in the North Atlantic as an emergency response continues for two others severely injured in the blast. The U.S. Coast Guard confirmed today that at approximately 7:45 p.m. Show More Summary
The Coast Guard is searching for a crew member who went missing from a Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas cruise ship Monday.
Spanish coast guard crews worked Sunday to clean up a three-kilometre (1.9-mile) long diesel slick off the holiday island of Gran Canaria after a passenger ferry slammed into a pier.
President Donald Trump will give the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s graduation ceremony next month in new London, Connecticut. White House spokesman Sean Spicer announced Trump’s participation in the May 17 ceremony during a daily briefing on Wednesday. Show More Summary
ABS said it has been awarded a Third Party Organization (TPO) contract by The Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT) to support compliance with the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Subchapter M regulations. “Every organization operating towing vessels in U.S.
The following article was written by Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft and was originally published on USCG’s All Hands Blog. by Adm. Paul Zukunft (USCG) This year’s reading list includes both books I selected and books thatShow More Summary
The body of an Oakland man who went missing Wednesday after his boat capsized a mile off the coast of Muir Beach in Marin County was found floating in the water, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday. A Coast Guard helicopter spotted Dang’s...Show More Summary
Bollinger Shipyards said it has delivered the USCGC Benjamin Dailey, the 23rd Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard took delivery of the 154-foot patrol craft on April 20, 2017 in Key West, Fla. The vessel’s commissioning is scheduled for July 4…
by Diana Honings – In the modern history of the United States Coast Guard, there has been a rapid shift from mistaken identity to a brand identity. The iconic orange and blue Racing Stripe – painted on the bow of every USCG vessel – provides a perfect example of an innovative solution to this identity problem. Show More Summary
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy will host President Donald J. Trump, who is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at graduation on Wednesday May 17. "Every commencement is a special occasion, but it is particularly memorable when the President presents our future leaders with their commissions…
The exercise will be at headquarters on Homeland Security’s St. Elizabeths Campus. The time and duration were not disclosed.
With two long-range helicopters and a plane, a National Guard rescue team rendezvoused with a fishing vessel 600 miles west of the California coast to rescue an injured crew member and airlift him to a San Jose hospital, officials said...Show More Summary
Aboard the skiff, Coast Guard responders found Dang’s wallet, car keys and a cooler full of fish. A number of police and rescue agencies were assisting the Coast Guard in the search for Dang, including a helicopter from Sonoma County,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will deliver the commencement address to graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy next month. Continue reading ? The post Trump to keynote U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduates in May appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
by Stephanie Young (USCG) Today, the Coast Guard’s newest fast response cutter, Coast Guard Cutter John F. McCormick, officially entered the fleet. While fast response cutters have been in the fleet since 2012, this marks a significant...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump will be giving his first commencement speech before graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on May 17, according to the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will deliver the commencement address to graduates of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy next month. White House spokesman Sean Spicer announced Trump's participation in the May 17 ceremony in New London, Connecticut, on Wednesday. Each year, the president delivers the commencement address at one of the U.S. Show More Summary