Adm. Papp testifies at budget hearing

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Securityon the, “Coast Guard’s FY 2013 Budget Request,” today. During the hearing, Papp provided a real example of how Coast Guard cutters deployed at sea […]

itCG-Guardian medevaced, boat fire, flares direct rescuers, CGA Bears lose in double overtime

Yesterday, we medevaced one of our own off of CGC Northland about 115 miles south of Cape Hatteras. A consultation between the cutter’s health services specialist, the duty watchstanders and a flight surgeon led to the decision to fly the […]

Guardian of the Week – Mrs. Nichole McLeod, Ombudsman of the Year

Post Written by Petty Officer Second Class Amir Lawal Ombudsman: a person who acts as a trusted intermediary between an organization and some internal or external constituency while representing the broad scope of constituent interests. From this definition you might […]