The United States Coast Guard is preparing to equip icebreaker vessels operating in the Arctic region with high-tech cruise missiles for the first time as Washington escalates geopolitical tensions with Russia. Coast Guard Commandant...Show More Summary
In the mistakenly-titled article “US Coast Guard seeks tighter grip over third parties in wake of El Faro sinking“, Rear Admiral John Nadeau, USCG assistant commandant for prevention policy, told Fairplay that “the (USCG Commandant’s) El Faro final action memo is clear and unambiguous: we have an obligation to do better oversight”. Show More Summary
A unified command consisting of the Coast Guard, United States Army Corps of Engineers and industry partners is continuing its response to dozens of barge breakaways on the Ohio River near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Moundsville, West...Show More Summary
It wasn't uncommon for ships to carry pets during World War II, but it is not everyday that a maritime mascot gets its own monument. Sinbad, a mixed breed dog that served for seven years aboard the Campbell, a Coast Guard ship that defended...Show More Summary
A unified command consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard, United States Army Corps of Engineers and industry partners was continuing Monday to response to barge breakaways on the Ohio River near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Moundsville,...Show More Summary
Debris from a SpaceX Rocket washed ashore North Myrtle Beach in South Carolina on Friday, the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed. The debris was claimed by NASA shortly after the Horry County police …...
Teammates tease Miami Hurricanes guard Chris Lykes about his height, but the rest of the Atlantic Coast Conference is starting to take the 5-7 freshman very seriously
By Yuka Obayashi TOKYO, Jan 12 (Reuters) – A stricken Iranian oil tanker continued exploding on Friday, hampering rescue efforts, Chinese state media reported, as Japan’s Coast Guard said the ship drifted away from the Chinese coast and into Japan’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - A stricken Iranian oil tanker drifted into Japan's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) on Wednesday afternoon, a spokesman for Japan's Coast Guard told Reuters on Friday, as strong winds pushed the burning ship away from the Chinese coast.
A U.S. Coast Guard cutter broke up ice in Boston Harbor near Logan International Airport on Wednesday. (Jan. 11)
US Coast Guard video shows more helicopter rescues from the southern California mudslides. A man, a girl and a dog were plucked from the roof of their home on Tuesday. A separate helicopter evacuated eight people and five dogs from Montecito. (Jan. 11)
The death toll from massive debris flows that buried homes and cars under a torrent of mud and boulders rose to 17 in Montecito, where local personnel and the U.S. Coast Guard continued rescue operations Wednesday afternoon. About 300 people who were stuck in their homes in Montecito’s Romero Canyon...
Aerial footage showing the rooftop rescue of a family of five and their two dogs after a mudslide left them trapped them at their home in Santa Barbara has been issued by the US Coast Guard. A helicopter crew airlifted the couple and their three young children to safety from the roof of their home. Show More Summary
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a family of five - including a newborn baby, a 3-year-old and two dogs - amid deadly mudslides in Santa Barbara County, California.
The death toll from a massive debris flow that buried homes and cars under a torrent of mud and boulders has risen to 15 in Montecito, where local personnel and the U.S. Coast Guard are planning to continue rescue operations Wednesday morning. About 300 people remained stuck in their homes in Montecito’s...
[Content Note: Death; floods; wildfires.]At least 15 people have been killed and dozen have been injured by mudslides along coastal hills in Southern California. Rescuers, which include crews from the Coast Guard and National Guard, expect that number to grow. Show More Summary
The Italian coast guard rescued 86 people from the boat hours after it started sinking Saturday morning
The South Korean coast guard says thick smoke is still billowing from a burning Iranian oil tanker in the East China Sea. Up to 32 crew members from the Iranian tanker are missing after the ship and a freighter collided late Saturday. (Jan. 8)
Leeches are not everyone’s cup of tea but they are serving a very important purpose here at The Turtle Hospital; Saving flippers! On December 14th the Coast Guard helped us rescue a Loggerhead sea turtle they named Jovanavich. Jovanavich’s right front flipper was severely entangled which created a deep laceration and caused the flipper to swell. We are […]