The U.S. Coast Guard located four boaters 40 miles northwest of Key West on July 27, 2016..
The U.S. Coast Guard located four boaters 40 miles northwest of Key West on July 27, 2016. The four boaters were reported overdue by a concerned family member when they failed to return from a snorkeling trip July 26.
Roughly 70 percent of the world is water. Eighty percent of the world’s population lives on or near a coast, and 90 percent of international commerce moves by sea. Capable maritime forces help ensure stability and prosperity around the world, and this year’s Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise helped participating nations improve those capabilities.
This year’s biennial exercise held in Honolulu, Hawaii, involved 26 nations, 45...