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First Coast Guard District Change of Command First Coast Guard District Change of Command
Rear Adm. Linda Fagan, commander of the First Coast Guard District, and Rear Adm. Steven D. Poulin, prospective commander of the First Coast Guard District, preform a...
Coast Guard Cutter Marcus Hanna Coast Guard Cutter Marcus Hanna
The Coast Guard Cutter Marcus Hanna is anchored near the Isle of Shoals in New Hampshire Thursday, May, 26, 2016 before getting underway for aids to navigation. The...
First Coast Guard District change of command First Coast Guard District change of command
Rear Adm. Steven D. Poulin addresses the the audience at Faneuil Hall after assuming command as the First Coast Guard District Commander, Thursday, May 26, 2016 in...
First Coast Guard District Change of Command First Coast Guard District Change of Command
Vice Adm. William “Dean” Lee, commander of Coast Guard Atlantic Area, recognizes Rear Adm. Linda Fagan, First Coast Guard District commander, for her service...
Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 4 following in-air mishap off North Carolina Coast Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 4 following in-air...
Petty Officer 1st Class Roderick M. Ansley, (center-right) of Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, walk with two Navy pilots Thursday, May 26, 2016. After an...
Coast Guard tows disabled fishing boat to Portland, Maine Coast Guard tows disabled fishing boat to Portland, Maine
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Marcus Hanna sets up a tow with crewmembers from the fishing boat Miss Emily, Thursday, May 26, 2016 near Kennebunkport, Maine. Miss...


Recent Video

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 4 following in-air mishap off North Carolina Coast Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 4 following in-air...
Crew from Air Station Elizabeth City hoist four Navy pilots 25 miles east of Oregon Inlet, North Carolina, Thursday, May 26, 2016. After an in-air mishap between two...
Coast Guard crew medevacs fisherman near Portsmouth, NH Coast Guard crew medevacs fisherman near Portsmouth, NH
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew medevacs a 49-year-old man Saturday, May 21, 2016 from a fishing vessel approximately 100 miles off the coast of Portsmouth, New...
Coast Guard Rescues 2 Boaters Six Miles South of Sea Horse Key, Florida Coast Guard Rescues 2 Boaters Six Miles South of Sea...
An aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Florida, rescued two boaters, May 21, 2016, approximately six miles south of Sea Horse Key, Florida. The Coast...
EPIRBs Explained EPIRBs Explained
We know accidents happen. And when they do, help can quickly be on the way. It’s as easy as calling 911, and letting them know where you are. But out on a boat,...
Search and Rescue: Behind the Scenes Search and Rescue: Behind the Scenes
Chief Warrant Officer Adam Floyd, command duty officer at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans command center, discusses what goes on behind the scenes of a Coast Guard...
Coast Guard rescues fishermen northwest of Sitka, Alaska Coast Guard rescues fishermen northwest of Sitka, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoist two fishermen who abandoned ship northwest of Sitka, Alaska, May 17, 2016. The fishermen sent out...


Recent News Stories

USCGC Sequoia (WLB 215) returns from 30-day Western, Central Pacific patrol USCGC Sequoia (WLB 215) returns from 30-day Western,...
SANTA RITA, Guam — The USCGC Sequoia (WLB 215) crew returned home to Apra Harbor, Guam, May 8 after a 30-day patrol of the Western and Central Pacific to deter...
Dinner and a rescue; Off-duty Coast Guardsman takes life-saving action in Beaufort, NC Dinner and a rescue; Off-duty Coast Guardsman takes...
Five women, all senior citizens, gathered for a photo on a pier outside a waterfront restaurant in Beaufort, North Carolina, on the evening of May 11. Without...
In the service of others
Coast Guardsmen drenched in sweat drift in and out of barren hospital rooms carrying rags and water buckets as the uplifting sound of a nearby chorus wafts through...
Patrolling the Tuna Belt
Plowing through the Pacific Ocean at 14 mph, a black-hulled Coast Guard cutter and her crew sail toward a fishing vessel bobbing on the horizon. The cutter releases a...
Professional exchange strengthens partnerships, builds...
For three days in March, two enforcement personnel from American Samoa patrolled the Pacific Ocean conducting at-sea law enforcement and fisheries boardings with the...
Coast Guard Cutters Wrangell and Baranof hold change of command ceremonies Coast Guard Cutters Wrangell and Baranof hold change of...
MANAMA, Bahrain - U.S. Coast Guard Patrol Forces Southwest Asia held two change of command ceremonies at Naval Support Activity Bahrain on May 17, 2016.


Recent Audio

Coast Guard rescues three after vessel capsizes near...
A boater aboard a 21-foot pleasure craft hails the Coast Guard via mayday broadcast before the vessel capsized in Makah Bay, Wash. April 18, 2016. A 47-foot Motor...
Coast Guard Polar Industry Day
This is an audio recording of the Coast Guard's Polar Industry Day March 18, 2016.
Coast Guard tracks powerful storm off New England Coast
Audio of a Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod HC-144 Ocean Sentry pilot during a storm track Thursday, March 3, 2016. The forecasted storm is expected to produce strong...
Coast Guard and Whidbey Island 911 dispatch report
A Coast Guard operations specialist at Sector Puget Sound receives a report of a kayaker in the water between Whidbey and Hope Island, Feb. 13, 2016. A Coast Guard...
F/V Inseiner requests assistance from Coast Guard
A Coast Guard watchstander at Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay responds to mayday call from the fishing vessel Inseiner, Feb. 10, 2016. The two-man crew of the...
Plane Crash Ivo Haulover Beach, Florida
A good Samaritan contacts Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders via VHF-FM radio, notifying of a plane crash in Haulover Beach, Florida, Feb. 2, 2016....


Recent Publications

Coast Guard Magazine - 04.04.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.04.2016
2016 Coast Guard Shutter Shootout interactive brackets for finals
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.01.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.01.2016
Coast Guard 2016 Shutter Shootout interactive bracket
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.01.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 04.01.2016
Shutter Shootout 2016 Final Four bracket
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.28.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.28.2016
2016 Shutter Shootout competition. Elite 8.
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.25.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.25.2016
Coast Guard Magazine is the official publication of the U.S. Coast Guard. Shutter Shootout 2016 Sweet 16 bracket.
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.22.2016
Coast Guard Magazine - 03.22.2016
2016 Coast Guard Shutter Shootout interactive bracket for East/West divisions