Collaboration and Wealth of Experience Brought Together in Key West

Partners from the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative’s (CBSI) Technical Assist Field Team (TAFT) gather for photo aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter William Trump following an exchange in Key West, Fla. Story and photos by: Lt. Cmdr. Ryan P. Kelley When it comes to combating transnational criminal organizations in the Caribbean and securing America’s borders, the cooperation with partner nations...

Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernández participates in gunnery exercise for Tradewinds 2016

Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernández participates in gunnery exercise for Tradewinds 2016
A crew member from the Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez shoots the .50 cal machine gun during a joint gunnery exercise in the Caribbean Sea, June 9, 2016 during Tradewinds 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – The Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernández participated in a joint gunnery exercise June 9, 2016 off the coast of...