Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp delivered his final State of the Coast Guard address last week at the service’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.
The Coast Guard enforces federal laws on the high seas and waters within U.S. territorial jurisdiction, develops and operates aids to navigation and maintains a network of lifeboat and search-and-rescue stations using surface vessels and aircraft.
Plans to build a new National Coast Guard Museum in New London, Conn., will move forward.
The McMurdo Group was recently formed as an end-to-end search and rescue and maritime domain awareness company.
The Conference of Professional Operators for Response Towing and the Association For Rescue At Sea presented their distinguished lifesaving award Jan. 12-14 at the 27th C-PORT Conference in Clearwater Beach, Fla.
Landfall Navigation will offer the US Sailing-certified Near Coastal Safety at Sea seminar on Feb. 8 at Mystic Seaport in Connecticut.
One hundred years ago, on Jan. 20, 1914, 13 nations agreed on the terms of the International Convention on Safety of Life at Sea.
The Coast Guard is cautioning the public to exercise safe boating practices this holiday season as changing weather presents hazards on the Gulf Coast and inland rivers.
The Coast Guard hosted the Spill of National Significance Executive Seminar Monday at its headquarters in Washington, D.C.
James “Jimmy” Coleman Jr., board president of the National Coast Guard Museum Association, has received the 2012 Spirit of Hope award in connection with his effort to establish the national museum.
Megayacht News will donate 25 percent of its Spectacular Superyachts 2014 wall calendar sales to the Coast Guard Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to the education and welfare of Coast Guard members and their families. The $20 calendar, which became available Oct. 14, pays homage to some of the biggest megayachts afloat. For each one…more