Diver puts fins on

Diving into operations

Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Anderson, Coast Guard Deployable Operations Group. One second, five seconds, 30 seconds, the clock ticks away. Bubbles occasional rise to the surface from under the dozen First Coast Guard District cutters moored at […]


Coast Guard Cutter Sailfish joined police, fire and environmental protection officials from the states of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut in an exercise aimed at protecting the island of Manhattan from a potential terrorist attack by water. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Annie R. Berlin.

Coast Guard stops mock dirty bomb from entering New York City

Later this year, America will observe the 10th anniversary of the tragic 9/11 terrorist attacks. The events of that day forever changed the way the Coast Guard conducts its missions and ushered in a new era of cooperation between law […]


Announcing the 2009 Coast Guard Video of the Year Winners

Results are in! The winners of the first annual Coast Guard Video of the Year Award are… Drum roll please….. First Place With an average rating of 4.64 (out of a possible 5) stars, Coast Guard Cutter Sailfish wins first […]


Day 10: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Welcome to day ten of voting for Coast Guard Video of the Year! Two weeks ago, we offered you a sampling of the top 11 Coast Guard videos of 2009. Now, it is time for you to vote on your […]


itCG-close calls, CGC Sailfish saves fishing boat, Guardians awarded

A close call is what come to mind after Guardians respond to a report of a possible boat fire. The crew arrived at the dock to investigate and found the burning smell coming from a plastic trashcan in the engine […]