Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 71-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home after 71-day deployment
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Jamaica Defence Force coast guard ship and the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard cutter Jaguar depart from Kingston Jamaica behind the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Resolute, March 20, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ensign Sarah Ritchie) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returned...

Coast Guard Cutter Forward crew returns to Portsmouth, Va., after 52-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Forward crew returns to Portsmouth, Va., after 52-day patrol
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Forward returned to Portsmouth Saturday after a 52-day patrol in the waters off Southern Florida and the Caribbean Sea. During the patrol, the crew supported Coast Guard Operations Southeast Watch and Bluehammer by performing Alien Migrant Interdiction Operations in the Windward Pass and Florida Straits. The crew provided blankets, sanitary facilities,...

Cutter Valiant returns following 6-week Operation Southeast Watch

Cutter Valiant returns following 6-week Operation Southeast Watch
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returned home to Naval Station Mayport, Friday, after completing a six-week deployment to the Florida Straits and Windward Passage in support of Operation Southeast Watch. Under Operation Southeast Watch, the Cutter Valiant’s crew worked alongside interagency and international partners to humanely embark, process and care for 172 Cuban...

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant back home for 4th of July

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant back home for 4th of July
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returned to their homeport in Naval Station Mayport Friday following a 10-week deployment to the Florida Straits and Windward Passage in support of Operation Southeast Watch. During the patrol, Valiant and other Coast Guard assets worked jointly with Customs and Border Protection to detect, interdict and rescue individuals attempting to...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home to St. Petersburg

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home to St. Petersburg
Petty Officer 1st Class Juan Gonzalez, a crewmember aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute embraces his children in St. Petersburg, Fla., after returning home from a two-month patrol in the Caribbean, Monday, March 23, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ashley J. Johnson)ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returned to their homeport in St. Petersburg...

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returns to Mayport after migrant, counter-narcotics patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returns to Mayport after migrant, counter-narcotics patrol
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returned home to Naval Station Mayport Wednesday, after completing a six-week deployment in the Florida Straits and Eastern Caribbean Sea in support of operations Southeast Watch and Unified Resolve. Cutter Valiant responded to a surge of illegal migration attempts in the Florida Straits following the U.S. government announcement to normalize...

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returns home after 45-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returns home after 45-day patrol
WILMINGTON, N.C. – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returned to Wilmington following a 45-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea. While on patrol, Diligence served as the operational commander for all Coast Guard assets supporting Operation Southeast Watch in the Windward Pass between Cuba and Haiti. As the operational commander, Diligence maintained an overt presence in the Windward Pass to...

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant crew returns from eight-week patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Valiant crew returns from eight-week patrol
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Valiant returned to their homeport Friday at Naval Station Mayport, in Jacksonville, Florida. During the 52-day deployment, the crew sailed throughout the Windward Passage and the North Caribbean Sea in support of Operation Southeast Watch. One stop included a visit to Port-au-Prince, Haiti. While anchored, Valiant crew hosted the U.S. Ambassador...

Coast Guard Cutter Legare returns home to Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Legare are scheduled to return to their homeport of Portsmouth Saturday afternoon, following a 51-day deployment in support of Haitian relief operations.