Coast Guard Innovation

Next week, the Coast Guard will hold its ninth annual Coast Guard Innovation Exposition at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. This year’s theme is “Innovation Inside – Opportunities Amidst Change.” As the Coast Guard focuses on modernizing its organizational structure […]


Arctic Operations

The hustle and bustle of the Arctic is still topping the conversation charts these days. Here are two ways to tune in to what the Coast Guard is doing in the region: One, Coast Guard Commandant, Admiral Thad Allen, is […]


A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Back in mid-July, the Compass posted about the 2009 Buoy Tender Roundup and the Buoy Tender Olympic games. The cutter teams competed in the olympics last week with CGC Oak from Charleston, South Carolina, taking first place. To see some […]