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Coast Guard MSRT West trains for counterterrorism in Alaska
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 10:25:48 +0000
By Petty Officer Diana Sherbsin Preparedness, SecurityonJune 12, 2019No comments Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lauren Dean This article can also be found on the Coast Guard Alaska blog page. Following the events of 9/11, we know that there are viable threats that can happen on U.S. soil, but what about those with a maritime nexus? When, and if, […]
RDT&E Spotlight: Ready for Rescue prize competition
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 12:21:40 +0000
By U.S. Coast Guardin Modernization, Preparedness, Safety, Safety, Search and Rescue, UncategorizedonJune 11, 20193 comments Written by Loretta Haring Office of Strategic Planning and Communication, Acquisition Directorate The Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC) narrowed the field in the U.S. Coast Guard Ready for Rescue Challenge with a Piranha Pool pitch event, March 26-28, 2019, in New London, Connecticut. The Piranha Pool was the second phase […]
The Long Blue Line: McCormick & Thetis—the Coast Guard’s forgotten sub-killers
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 11:22:44 +0000
By Petty Officer Diana Sherbsin HistoryonJune 6, 2019No comments This blog is part of a series honoring the long blue line of Coast Guard men and women who served before us. Stay tuned as we highlight the customs, traditions, history and heritage of the Coast Guard. Written by William H. Thiesen, Ph.D.Coast Guard Atlantic Area Historian The cutter tracked […]