Sea Service News

  • 04 Dec 2020 12:14 | Anonymous

    Replacement of the 106-ton starboard propulsion motor was finished Nov. 27 at Mare Island Drydock Co. in Vallejo, CA.   The motor sustained an electrical fire Aug. 18, while the ship was about 60 miles off Seward, Alaska.

    Watch the Coast Guard's COOL TIME-LAPSE VIDEO of the operation.  Now there's the little matter of putting the hull back together and testing the replacement...

  • 04 Dec 2020 12:06 | Anonymous

    The mission will be to escort Coast Guard Fast Response Cutters to the Persian Gulf.  The Commandant revealed the plan during a Navy League WEBINAR.

  • 02 Dec 2020 12:53 | Anonymous

    The aircraft carrier (CVN 68) had been conducting joint exercises with the Navy of India.  Here's the update from the U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE.

  • 30 Nov 2020 13:28 | Anonymous

    This story centers on Coast Guard Seaman Katlin Kilroy, who bought dinner for a stranger in Greenland, and ended up accomplishing a diplomatic mission.

    The moral here is that if you're willing to take on increased responsibility, have a positive view of yourself, and do good things for others, you're well-prepared for the opportunities that come along.  Read the ARTICLE.

  • 30 Oct 2020 10:17 | Anonymous

    Captain Todd E. Whalen

    was relieved by

    Captain Elaine A. Collins

    as Commander, Destroyer Squadron NINE

    on Tuesday, the twenty-seventh of October

    two thousand and twenty

    on USS NIMITZ (CVN 68)

    at sea in the Arabian Gulf


  • 29 Oct 2020 13:44 | Anonymous

    The Seattle-based icebreaker will deploy to the Arctic to support U.S. maritime sovereignty and SECURITY.

  • 29 Oct 2020 13:40 | Anonymous

    UPDATED Oct. 30:  The fire broke out in a North Carolina duplex.  The Coast Guard Foundation is appealing for donations to support the affected FAMILIES.

  • 26 Oct 2020 12:54 | Anonymous

    The announcement was made by National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien, who said the purpose is to counter CHINA.

  • 26 Oct 2020 12:44 | Anonymous

    USCG Ensign Morgan Garrett and USN Lieutenant Rhiannon Ross died when their T-6B crashed in Alabama on Friday, OCT 23.

  • 08 Oct 2020 11:19 | Anonymous

    The 106-ton motor left Baltimore Oct. 6, and will be brought to the West Coast through the Panama Canal,  Repair work will involve cutting the ship OPEN.

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