Coast Guard commissions Cutter Oliver Berry in Hawaii

Coast Guard commissions Cutter Oliver Berry in  Hawaii
Crewmembers man the rails aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry as aircrews from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point conduct a fly-over in two MH-65 Dolphin helicopters during a commissioning ceremony at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, Oct. 31, 2017. T(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle/Released) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry (WPC 1124), Hawaii’s...

3 children, 2 adults rescued in Kaiwi Channel after boat takes on water

3 children, 2 adults rescued in Kaiwi Channel after boat takes on water
Five people are safe after being rescued by the Coast Guard off their 50-foot sailing vessel in the Kaiwi Channel between Oahu and Molokai, June 2, 2017. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point hoisted three children first and then went back and hoisted the two adults bringing all five people safely back to the air station. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HONOLULU...

Students compete in underwater robotics competition at Base Honolulu

Students compete in underwater robotics competition at Base Honolulu
Nine teams comprised of local elementary, middle and high school students participated in the Marine Advanced Technology Education Oahu Regional Competition at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, May 6, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa E. McKenzie/Released) HONOLULU –The Coast Guard hosted several students during the Marine Advanced Technology Education Oahu Regional Competition...

Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau decommissioned after nearly 50 years of service

Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau decommissioned after nearly 50 years of service
Capt. Edward M. St. Pierre, commanding officer of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau (WHEC 722), and his crew receive the U.S. Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation Pennant during the ship’s decommissioning ceremony in Honolulu, April 18, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amanda Levasseur) HONOLULU – The Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau (WHEC 722), a 378-foot high endurance...

Coast Guard Sector Honolulu holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Honolulu holds change of command ceremony
Capt. Michael Long (left) relieves Capt. Shannon Gilreath (right) as the commanding officer of Coast Guard Sector Honolulu during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, July 1, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle) HONOLULU — Capt. Michael Long relieved Capt. Shannon Gilreath as commander of Coast Guard Sector Honolulu during a change of command...

Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island returns home from successful fisheries patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island returns home from successful fisheries patrol
A boarding team from the USCGC Galveston Island approaches the fishing vessel Lady Ann Margaret  March, 4, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Calsea Clemens) HONOLULU — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Galveston Island (WPB 1349), a 110-foot patrol boat homeported in Honolulu, returned to Coast Guard Base Honolulu after a week long fisheries patrol in the Pacific Ocean, Sunday. “This...

Coast Guard petty officer receives 30 months confinement following court martial

Coast Guard petty officer receives 30 months confinement following court martial
HONOLULU — A Coast Guard petty officer was convicted during a general court-martial Monday at the Coast Guard Courtroom in the Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Federal Building. Petty Officer 3rd Class Miles Kendziorski, a food service specialist, was found guilty of the possession of child pornography under Article 134 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Kendziorski was sentenced to 30 months...

Oahu students attend education expo at Coast Guard Base Honolulu

Oahu students attend education expo at Coast Guard Base Honolulu
Petty Officer 2nd Class Peter Hernandez, an electrician’s mate at Maritime Safety and Security Team 91107, introduces a remotely operated vehicle to a group of students Oct. 15, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Melissa E. McKenzie) HONOLULU — High school students throughout Oahu attended a science, technology, engineering and math exposition at Coast Guard Base Honolulu,...

Coast Guard Base Honolulu holds change of command

Coast Guard Base Honolulu holds change of command
 (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HONOLULU — Capt. Edward Sheppard Jr. relieved Capt. Patrick McElligatt and assumed command of Coast Guard Base Honolulu during a change of command ceremony at Base Honolulu, Tuesday. Rear Adm. James Heinz, the Coast Guard’s Director of Operational Logistics, presided over the ceremony. “I will sincerely miss living and working in Hawaii,” said McElligatt....