Coast Guard announces boating safety information for Toledo during War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration

Coast Guard announces boating safety information for Toledo during War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); TOLEDO, Ohio — Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Toledo announces Monday important safety information for mariners transiting near U.S. Naval vessels visiting the Port of Toledo and the Maumee River as part of official War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration events. Crews aboard the USS De Wert and USS...

Coast Guard to establish safety zones for 2011 New York Fleet Week

NEW YORK – The U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) of New York and New Jersey is establishing security zones and Naval Vessel Protection Zones on the Upper New York Bay and Hudson River during the 2011 New York City Fleet Week. The U.S. Coast Guard has established a 500-yard safety and security zone surrounding all Fleet Week 2011 participatory vessels in navigable waters.  When...

Coast Guard urges mariners to avoid approaching Naval vessels

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard cautions commercial mariners and recreational boaters to avoid approaching United States Naval vessels, such as aircraft carriers and submarines, regardless of whether these vessels are underway, moored or at anchor. The Coast Guard seeks to enhance public safety by educating commercial mariners and recreational boaters on actions they should take upon encountering a large...

Coast Guard reminds boaters of Naval Vessel Protection Zone

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard is encouraging boaters in the Hampton Roads area to familiarize themselves with the federal regulations governing the security zone surrounding all naval vessels more than 100 feet in length.