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Coast Guard hosts Armed Forces Classic Coast Guard hosts Armed Forces Classic
Coast Guard Capt. Lago Francisco sings the national anthem at Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. U.S. Coast Guard Air...
Coast Guard performs search and rescue demonstration Coast Guard performs search and rescue demonstration
A Coast Guard rescue swimmer drops out of a helicopter at Crash Boat Beach in Aguidilla, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, during a search and rescue...
Boat aground Boat aground
A boat that ran aground on the north jetty of Indian River Inlet, Del., Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. Two boaters were safely transferred off the boat, for which salvage...
USCG honors fallen for Veterans Day USCG honors fallen for Veterans Day
The Coast Guard Honor Guard takes part in the Flags Across America event that honors Coast Guard veterans, at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Nov. 8,...
Striped Bass 2014 Striped Bass 2014
Know where you are fishing! Fishing for Atlantic Striped Bass outside of 3 nautical miles is a violation of federal law. Anonymously report illegal catches of striped...
Coast Guard escorts Navy through Elizabeth River Coast Guard escorts Navy through Elizabeth River
Coast Guard crews escort the USS Harry S. Truman through the southern branch of the Elizabeth River in Portsmouth, Va., Nov. 5, 2014. The Coast Guard Cutter Sea...


Recent Video

Honor Flight with Maurice Southmayd Honor Flight with Maurice Southmayd
This video describes the Honor Flight program while interviewing volunteers and honored veterans. Honor Flight is an organization that covers the expenses for...
Coast Guard Rescues Two From Distressed Sailboat Coast Guard Rescues Two From Distressed Sailboat
The Coast Guard rescued a man and a woman Saturday after they encountered rough weather and seas on their sailboat the Sea Hole, 50 miles east of Cape Hatteras, North...
USS Constellation Enters Dry-Dock USS Constellation Enters Dry-Dock
The USS Constellation enters dry-dock at Coast Guard Yard Baltimore Oct. 22, 2014. The ship will undergo maintenance and receive repairs to a 4,000-square-foot...
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia Coast Guard Station Philadelphia
Petty Officer 1st Class Charles Law, a boatswain's mate at Coast Guard Station Philadelphia, discusses his duties at the station Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. The...
Air Station Atlantic City SWET Air Station Atlantic City SWET
Crew members from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., conduct shallow-water egress training (SWET) during a simulated helicopter water crash Tuesday, Oct....
Coast Guard Medevacs Man from Vessel Off Virginia Coast Coast Guard Medevacs Man from Vessel Off Virginia Coast
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., medevacs a man from a U.S. Navy vessel off the Virginia coast, Wednesday, Oct. 22,...


Recent News Stories

Make-A-Wish hero saves the weekend Make-A-Wish hero saves the weekend
The Coast Guard Jayhawk helicopter banked hard, flying around the last reported location of the distressed swimmer. The eyes of the helicopter crew were glued to the...
A forgiving lesson in boating safety A forgiving lesson in boating safety
Adam was adrift and alone, hoping someone would find him soon. His situation proves that preparation is paramount when it comes to boating safety, as one wrong...
Coast Guard ensures public safety at Chincoteague Pony Swim
On this sunny, summer day, the biggest event of the year in the small town of Chincoteague, Va., took place – and the Coast Guard was there to ensure public safety.
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, NC, holds change of command Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, NC, holds change...
Capt. R. Scott Craig assumed command of Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City during a change-of-command ceremony Thursday at Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City...
Coast Guard medevacs 2 from cruise ship 135 miles off NC...
The Coast Guard medevaced a 25-year-old man and a 60-year-old woman Sunday from a cruise ship approximately 135 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, N.C.
Following historic footsteps to modern tradition Following historic footsteps to modern tradition
On the brisk spring morning, three petty officers got into a vehicle and only two of them knew where they were headed. The junior petty officer had confidence in his...


Recent Audio

Suspected hoax call made to Coast Guard in NC 090813
A suspected hoax distress caller contacts Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington, N.C., Sept. 8, 2013. The same caller is suspected to have made seven...
Suspected hoax distress call to Coast Guard in NC 122212
A suspected hoax distress caller contacts Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington, N.C., Dec. 12, 2012. The same caller is suspected to have made seven...
National Safe Boating Week 2014 audio PSA
The Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary remind the boating public of important safety practices. Boaters are urged to wear life jackets, use VHF radios and file a...
Coast Guard rescue audio debrief
Audio debrief of the the Coast Guard coordinated rescue of three people and a dog Thursday, April 23, 2014, approximately 1,000 miles east of Bermuda.
Lifejackets - U.S. Coast Guard - Speechless
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. ? National Safe Boating Week is May 19-25, 2012. This radio public service announcement spoken by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Baierski, from...
Lifejackets - U.S. Coast Guard - First Impulse
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. ? National Safe Boating Week is May 19-25, 2012. This radio public service announcement spoken by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Baierski, from...