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South Orange resident to return from yearlong mobilization South Orange resident to return from yearlong mobilization
Lt. Steve Mannion will return to South Orange, New Jersey, Aug. 31, 2014, upon completing a one-year mobilization with the United States Coast Guard.
Coast Guard, Seabrook and Kemah fire crews respond to boat fire under Kemah bridge Coast Guard, Seabrook and Kemah fire crews respond to...
The Coast Guard along with fire departments from Seabrook and Kemah, Texas, responded to a boat fire under the Highway 146 bridge Friday.
Coast Guard transports 3 men, 2 dogs off Padre Island National Seashore Coast Guard transports 3 men, 2 dogs off Padre Island...
The Coast Guard picked up three men and two dogs from Padre Island National Seashore after their vehicles became disabled on the beach Wednesday.
Coast Guard Research and Development Center tests Aerostat system during Arctic exercise Coast Guard Research and Development Center tests...
Situational Awareness is an important factor of any response. The ability to monitor assets during dangerous operations or track the movements of a target can greatly...
Coast Guard Research and Development Center studies movement of oil in ice during Arctic simulation Coast Guard Research and Development Center studies...
As stewards of U.S. marine resources, the Coast Guard has a vested interest in the condition and protection of Alaska’s Arctic waters. That interest has led...
Coast Guard deploys Autonomous Underwater Vehicle for Arctic science mission Coast Guard deploys Autonomous Underwater Vehicle for...
Scientists from the Coast Guard Research and Development Center and their colleagues traveled to the Arctic aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Healy this year to evaluate...


Recent Video

Coast Guard Rescues 5 off San Diego Coast Coast Guard Rescues 5 off San Diego Coast
The Coast Guard rescued four adults and a 15-year-old boy after their 30-foot boat started taking on water approximately 17 miles west of Point Loma, Aug. 30, 2014....
Two Missing Boaters Found Alive 10 Miles Northwest of Anclote Key, Fla. Two Missing Boaters Found Alive 10 Miles Northwest of...
Two missing boaters were found stranded aboard their 27-foot sailing vessel 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key, Fla., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The couple was assisted...
Coast Guard Aircrew Hoists Ill Cruise Ship Passenger Coast Guard Aircrew Hoists Ill Cruise Ship Passenger
A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Clearwater, Fla., medically evacuated a 67-year-old woman from the cruise ship Carnival Fantasy 80 miles east of Ponce...
Week in the Life of the Coast Guard 2014 Week in the Life of the Coast Guard 2014
Chief Petty Officer Travis McGregor, an avionics electrical technician at Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, completes water egress training at the Blatchley Middle...
Station Cape May medevac Station Cape May medevac
Crew members from Coast Guard Station Cape May, N.J., render assistance to a choking victim Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, off Cape May. The Coast Guard administered...
Coast Guard conducts first Unmanned Aircraft System deck landings aboard Coast Guard Cutter Healy Coast Guard conducts first Unmanned Aircraft System deck...
Unmanned Aircraft System operators successfully land a Puma AE UAS aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Healy Aug. 18, 2014. This footage is followed by video shot by the...


Recent Photos

Coast Guard rescues kayaker from middle of Lake Michigan Coast Guard rescues kayaker from middle of Lake Michigan
The aircrew from Coast Guard Air Facility Muskegon, Mich., stand with the man they rescued and his family at Muskegon County Airport, Sept. 1, 2014. The crew rescued...
Coast Guard assists 7 after vessel strikes north break wall in Ludington, Mich. Coast Guard assists 7 after vessel strikes north break...
A 34-foot pleasure craft sits atop of the north break wall in Ludington, Mich., after a collision Aug. 31, 2014. All seven people on board were uninjured and...
Coast Guard helps rescue loggerhead sea turtle in NC Coast Guard helps rescue loggerhead sea turtle in NC
A National Park Service agent aboard a Coast Guard 24-foot Special Purpose Craft from Station Oregon Inlet, North Carolina measures a loggerhead sea turtle near the...
Coast Guard rescues 6 from boat sinking off Sea Grit, NJ Coast Guard rescues 6 from boat sinking off Sea Grit, NJ
A 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. tows a 25-foot pleasure craft Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. The Coast Guard rescued six people...
2 missing boaters found alive 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key, Fla. 2 missing boaters found alive 10 miles northwest of...
Two missing boaters were found stranded aboard their 27-foot sailing vessel 10 miles northwest of Anclote Key, Fla., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The couple was assisted...
Coast Guard rescues five boaters off San Diego coast Coast Guard rescues five boaters off San Diego coast
The crew of a 45-foot Response Boat from Coast Guard Station San Diego work to dewater a 30-foot pleasure boat off the coast of San Diego, Aug. 30, 2014. Mariners...


Recent Audio

Sinking vessel calls Coast Guard for assistance
Mariners aboard the vessel PMS Escape II called the Coast Guard on channel 16, the international distress frequency, using a handheld radio at 5:58 p.m., Aug. 30,...
Good Samaritan reports boat fire on marine band radio
A good Samaritan aboard the vessel Sea Candy reporting that a 45-foot boat is on fire under the Highway 146 bridge near Kemah, Texas, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Coast...
Deck Watch
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Aug. 22-28, 2014. Stories include: Two rescues of mariners with the assistance of good Samaritans; boating safety tips...
Deck Watch - Aug. 21, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Deck Watch for Aug. 15-21. Stories include: Rescue of mariner with the assistance of Auxiliary; locating and rescuing an overdue boater...
Deck Watch - Aug. 14, 2014
In this week’s Deck Watch, the Coast Guard rescued a missing mariner from Hogan Island and monitored a grounding in Juneau. A 25-foot Response Boat-Small and crew...
Coast Guard rescues man from life raft near Diamond Head...
Audio mayday from a man who was in distress after his 41-foot sailboat sank seven miles south of Diamond Head, Oahu, Aug. 12, 2014. The man was rescued from a life...


Recent Publications

Coast Guard Magazine - 04.04.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.04.2014
We are now down to the Final Four of Shutter Shootout 2014 photo competition. See if your photos advanced and make sure to vote for your favorites by hitting "like." ...
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.31.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.31.2014
We've made it to the Elite 8 of the Shutter Shootout 2014 photo competition. See if your photos advanced and make sure to vote during each round of tournament play by...
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.28.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.28.2014
The Sweet 16 round of March Madness is here! That means we’ve entered the next round of “Shutter Shootout” – your chance to select the Coast Guard photo of the...
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.25.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.25.2014
We continue the Second Round of Shutter Shootout 2014 with photos from the North and South divisions. Vote during each round of tournament play at the Coast Guard’s...
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.24.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.24.2014
March Madness is in full swing and today we start the Second Round of Shutter Shootout 2014, featuring photos from the North and South divisions. Vote during each round of...
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.21.2014
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.21.2014
Today we feature our final division in the first round of Shutter Shootout 2014, which showcases photos from the 11th and 14th Coast Guard districts. Make sure to...



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