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Coast Guard to recognize rescuers of three from capsized boat
Coast Guard recognizes mariners for rescue of 3The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to present awards to mariners who rescued three men who were adrift in the ocean in May 2013, during a ceremony in San Diego Monday.


Coast Guard Pacific Area receives new commander
Coast Guard Pacific Area receives new commanderVice Adm. Charles W. Ray relieved Vice Adm. Paul F. Zukunft as Commander, Coast Guard Pacific Area and Coast Guard Defense Forces West, in a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, Calif., April 22, 2014.


MSRT: Coast Guard’s specialized force to be reckoned with
MSRT: Coast Guard’s specialized force to be reckoned withSpread out on benches between the two main decks aboard the Staten Island Ferry were more than 100 passengers who volunteered as role-players for a unique Coast Guard drill; they awaited further tasking on what was described to them as a “long night ahead.”


Coast Guard reflects on Titanic anniversary
Coast Guard reflects on Titanic anniversaryMembers of the U.S. Coast Guard International Ice Patrol reflected on the sinking of the RMS Titanic and the importance of their mission during a ceremony held in New London, Conn., today.


Coast Guard Sector Anchorage participates in Alaska Shield 2014 disaster response exercise
Coast Guard Sector Anchorage participates in Alaska Shield 2014 disaster response exerciseCoast Guard personnel took their positions and a dozen computer screens flickered to life as reports of a massive earthquake and tsunamis began to trickle in from throughout Alaska. For seven days, Sector Anchorage personnel making up an Incident Management Team worked to save lives, restore security and rebuild infrastructure during Alaska Shield 2014, a disaster response exercise simulating the infamous Good Friday earthquake that struck 76 miles east of Anchorage in 1964.


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Coast Guard Air Station Houston helicopter crews practice rescuing one another in the dangerous waters of San Luis Pass, off Galveston Island, April 22, 2014. In a single month in 2013, four people lost there lives due to the currents. Galveston...



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Coast Guard Medevacs Three Injured Crewmen from Copacabana South of Kodiak, AlaskaCoast Guard Medevacs Three Injured Crewmen from Copacabana South of Kodiak, Alaska
Coast Guard aircrews safely hoisted all three injured crewmen from the cargo vessel Copacabana...


Coast Guard Transfers 3 Men Medevaced from Copacabana South of Kodiak, AlaskaCoast Guard Transfers 3 Men Medevaced from Copacabana South of Kodiak, Alaska
Coast Guard aircrews, Coast Guard Fire and Rescue personnel, Kodiak Fire Department and LifeMed...


Coast Guard Medevacs Three Injured Crewmembers from Cargo Vessel CopacabanaCoast Guard Medevacs Three Injured Crewmembers from Cargo Vessel Copacabana
Two Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews safely medevaced three injured crewmembers...


Coast Guard prepares to medevac 3 men from Copacabana south of Kodiak, AlaskaCoast Guard prepares to medevac 3 men from Copacabana south of Kodiak, Alaska
Coast Guard aircrews at Air Station Kodiak, Alaska, prepare an HC-130 Hercules airplane and two...


Coast Guard Station Port Angeles Crew Rescues Sailor Near Port Townsend, Wash.Coast Guard Station Port Angeles Crew Rescues Sailor Near Port Townsend, Wash.
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Port Angeles, Wash., rescues a man...


Coast Guard Video of Bulk Carrier Aground in Virginia Beach, Va.Coast Guard Video of Bulk Carrier Aground in Virginia Beach, Va.
The Ornak, a 751-foot bulk carrier, is shown aground near First Landing State Park in Virginia...


Philadelphia Active Shooter ExercisePhiladelphia Active Shooter Exercise
Coast Guard and Philadelphia police and fire department personnel hold an active-shooter...


Coast Guard's Annual Financial AuditCoast Guard's Annual Financial Audit
Coast Guard Commandant, Adm. Robert Papp Jr., and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard...


Coast Guard medevacs 2 from NOAA vessel 264 miles southwest of New OrleansCoast Guard medevacs 2 from NOAA vessel 264 miles southwest of New Orleans
The Coast Guard medevaced two crewmembers aboard the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...


Boston's maritime first responders remember marathon bombingsBoston's maritime first responders remember marathon bombings
The Coast Guard, along with other local, state and federal first responders sounded their horns...


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Coast Guard, local partners celebrate groundbreaking ceremony for new support building Coast Guard, local partners celebrate groundbreaking ceremony for new support building
Rear Adm. Meredith Austin, Chief of Staff for the 14th Coast Guard District, joined representatives from Coast Guard Base Honolulu and Mortenson's...


Coast Guard recognizes mariners for rescue of 3 Coast Guard recognizes mariners for rescue of 3
Derek Southern, Raymond Hudson and Brian Castleton (holding awards) pose with three men that they helped rescue from a capsized boat after a...


Coast Guard World War Memorial Coast Guard World War Memorial
The Coast Guard World War Memorial is shown in Section 4 of the Arlington National Cemetery, May 15, 2013. The Washington, D.C. chapter of the...


Coast Guard conducts rescue training at San Luis Pass Coast Guard conducts rescue training at San Luis Pass
Coast Guard aircrews conduct rescue training in San Luis Pass, Texas, April 22, 2014. Coast Guard crewmembers and senior leadership from Air...


Coast Guard Pacific Area receives new commander Coast Guard Pacific Area receives new commander
Vice Adm. Paul F. Zukunft, left, and Admiral Robert J. Papp, center, congratulate Vice Adm. Charles W. Ray on his new position as the Commander of...


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Deck Watch Radio - April 17, 2014
On this week's Deck Watch, the Coast Guard conducted several medevacs in Southeast Alaska and Coast Guard members in Unalaska work with the...


Deck Watch - April 10, 2014
On this week's Deck Watch, the Coast Guard conducted a medevac near Ketchikan and participated in a joint exercise in Anchorage. Coast Guard...


Deck Watch - April 3, 2014
On this week's Deck Watch, the Coast Guard conducted a medevac of an ailing mariner off fishing vessel Golden Alaska 125 miles southeast of Cold...


Deck Watch - March 27, 2014
On this week's Deck Watch, the Coast Guard assists a man stranded on a small island south of Petersburg, Alaska, and remembers the 1964 earthquake...


Deck Watch - March 20, 2014
On this week's Deck Watch, the Coast Guard assisted a fishing crew during foul weather, monitor a beached fishing vessel and observe Women's...