Coast Guard Magazine

Latest Coast Guard Magazine online

Post contributed by Coast Guard Magazine Editor, Chief CC Clayton. The latest issue of Coast Guard Magazine is hot off the press! Can’t wait to get your hands on a hard copy? The latest issue can be viewed and downloaded […]


Online tribute to crew of CG-6017

On behalf of the Coast Guard family, we at Coast Guard Compass want to thank all of you for the outpouring of support and prayers following the tragic loss of three Coast Guardsmen when CG 6017 crashed off the coast […]


Safety stand down of Coast Guard air stations

The following is posted on behalf of Vice Admiral Currier, Chief of Staff, U.S. Coast Guard. Yesterday, ADM Papp sent an email to all hands on the loss of CG-6017. In that message he directed all air station commands to […]


Loss of Coast Guard Aircraft 6017

Our thoughts and prayers are with the officers and crew of Air Station Sitka and their families. Our immediate focus is on providing the necessary care and support to the families of the crew and their shipmates. We will dispatch every resource and provide support services required to meet their needs. The Seventeenth District Commander, RADM Colvin, is headed to Air Station Sitka to stand by our shipmates and their families.


3 Coast Guardsmen lost in helicopter crash off Washington

Post updated with quote from 17th Coast Guard District commanding officer.

Earlier this afternoon, Rear Admiral Gary Blore, Commander of the Thirteenth Coast Guard District, announced the deaths of three Coast Guardsmen after their helicopter crashed in the waters near James Island, Wash.