Responders continue prep for wreck removal of Pacific Paradise

Responders continue prep for wreck removal of Pacific Paradise
Response team members load a generator aboard a small boat at their facility on Oahu as work to prepare, refloat and remove the Pacific Paradise continues Nov. 10, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HONOLULU — Work to prepare, refloat and remove the Pacific Paradise continued Friday 400-yards off Kaimana Beach, Oahu. The goal of the response is to remove the vessel in the safest way possible with the...

Coast Guard responds to report disabled row boat off Maui

Coast Guard responds to report disabled row boat off Maui
Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry file photo by Lt. j.g. Peter Driscoll) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard responded to a report of a disabled ocean rowboat with one person aboard approximately 35 miles northeast of Maui, Tuesday. Ruihn Yu, a 32-year-old male Chinese national, was conducting a trans-Pacific voyage from Richmond, California, to China and Taiwan in his 18-foot vessel when he experienced communication...

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...

Hawaii receives first Sentinel-class Coast Guard cutter

Hawaii receives first Sentinel-class Coast Guard cutter
The Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry passes by Aloha Tower in Honolulu Harbor while en route to Coast Guard Base Honolulu, Sept. 22, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle/Released) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry (WPC 1124) arrived in Honolulu Friday becoming the first of three 154-foot fast response cutters stationed in Hawaii. The cutters are designed...

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry accepted as 24th Fast Response Cutter

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry accepted as 24th Fast Response Cutter
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry cruises out of Key West, Fla., following the cutter’s delivery to the Coast Guard, June 27, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Peter Driscoll) KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard accepted the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Berry (WPC 1124), the 24th Fast Response Cutter built by Bollinger Shipyards, Tuesday morning in a ceremony at Coast Guard...