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Recent News Stories

Coast Guard interdicts another Mexican fishing crew poaching in the Gulf of Mexico with 133 red snapper Coast Guard interdicts another Mexican fishing crew...
The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew in the waters off South Texas early Thursday morning with 445 pounds of illegally caught red snapper.
Coast Guard rescues fishermen in consecutive cases in Matagorda Bay, Texas Coast Guard rescues fishermen in consecutive cases in...
Coast Guard boat and air crews rescued a 64-year-old man after his oyster boat went aground and began taking on water in Matagorda Bay early this morning and rescued...
Ombudsmen: Linking Coast Guard families together Ombudsmen: Linking Coast Guard families together
When people enlist in the Coast Guard, they must complete eight weeks of basic training. It is during this initial phase of service where they learn the ropes — and...
Coast Guard crews work to break ice in Mid-Atlantic region Coast Guard crews work to break ice in Mid-Atlantic region
The crews of the Coast Guard Cutters Capstan, Cleat and Chock are working this winter to break ice and maintain navigable waterways from the Delaware River, through...
Coast Guard medevacs tanker crew member off Galveston coast
A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a 46-year-old crew member off a tanker in the Galveston Fairway Anchorage Thursday morning.
Final update: Coast Guard crew rescues 26 people trapped by Antarctic ice Final update: Coast Guard crew rescues 26 people trapped...
A fishing vessel trapped in Antarctic ice 900-miles northeast of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, for nearly two weeks is free following an international rescue operation...


Recent Video

Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen in Consecutive Cases in Matagorda Bay, Texas Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen in Consecutive Cases in...
A Sector Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew lowers a rescue swimmer and passes dewatering pumps to an aground fishing vessel in Matagorda Bay February...
Coast Guard Medevacs Ailing Motor Vessel Crewman off Va. Coast Guard Medevacs Ailing Motor Vessel Crewman off Va.
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., medevacs a crewman from the motor vessel Houston Express about 25 miles east of...
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Remarks at State of the Coast Guard Address Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Remarks at...
Master Chief Steven W. Cantrell, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard gives remarks at the 2015 State of the Coast Guard Address. U.S. Coast Guard video by...
Coast Guard 2015 State of the Coast Guard Address Coast Guard 2015 State of the Coast Guard Address
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivers his first State of the Coast Guard Address and outlines how America’s Coast Guard will meet the challenges of...
West Virginia Train Derailment Response West Virginia Train Derailment Response
Response crews working with the West Virginia Train Derailment Response Unified Command perform excavation operations to remove impacted soil around the derailment...
Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay Heads Home to Detroit Across Frozen Lake Erie Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay Heads Home to Detroit...
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bristol Bay heads home to Detroit from Cleveland following a previously-cut track through the ice, Feb. 21, 2015. The ability to...


Recent Photos

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for 2 boaters near Everglades City, Fla. Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for 2 boaters...
The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for two missing boaters near Everglades City, Florida, Monday, March 2, 2015. William Benditt and Sharon Jeffkin...
CGC Waesche returns after 79-day patrol CGC Waesche returns after 79-day patrol
Tokuko Kerns and her family wait patiently along the pier on Coast Guard Island, for her husband, Lt. Cmdr. Corey Kerns, and the rest of the crew aboard the Coast...
Fishing vessel Ballerina response Fishing vessel Ballerina response
The 30-foot fishing vessel Ballerina sank at a pier at the Port Ludlow Marina in Port Ludlow, Wash., March 1, 2015. Seattle-based Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound...
Coast Guard crew frees fishing vessel from ice Coast Guard crew frees fishing vessel from ice
A Coast Guard aids to navigation team from Woods Hole, Mass., assists the fishing boat Capt. RM Chase in Woods Hole on Feb. 28, 2015. The fishing boat became lodged...
Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast returns to home port in Astoria, Ore. Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast returns to home port in...
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast prepares to moor up in their home port of Astoria, Ore., Feb. 28, 2015. The Steadfast crew returned from a successful...
Coast Guard assists vessel stuck in ice Coast Guard assists vessel stuck in ice
A Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Woods Hole crew assisted the fishing vessel Misty Blue in Quicks Hole Passage, Mass., on Feb. 27, 2015. The crew used a 49-foot...


Recent Audio

Mayday call - Tug Nalani
HONOLULU — Eleven people are safe after a 95-foot towing vessel sank approximately two and half miles west of Barbers Point Harbor, Oahu, Thursday. Watchstanders...
Lifesaving gift ideas for the holidays
Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua Piasecki, a rescue swimmer at Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans, offers lifesaving gift ideas for the holidays. (U.S. Coast Guard...
Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 4 from boat fire
The audio is of the initial distress call from one of four people rescued by a good Samaritan and the Coast Guard after a boat fire threatened all aboard. After being...
Mayday Call Dec. 9, 2014
HONOLULU - This audio file was taken from a mayday call received by watchstanders at Sector Honolulu Command Center Dec. 9, 2014. The mayday call was made by a man...
Fishing vessel Blazer mayday call west of Siletz Bay
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend, Ore., respond to a mayday call from the crew of the 75-foot fishing vessel Blazer taking on water and abandoning ship...
Mayday call Nov. 27, 2014 - 2
Mayday call Nov. 27, 2014.


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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