Coast Guard participates in military out load operation

Coast Guard participates in military out load operation
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard worked with partners as part of the Port Readiness Committee to ensure the safe and secure loading of military equipment in the Port of Gulfport, Mississippi, during a military out load operation May 7-8, 2018. Along with partners from the Port Readiness Committee, Coast Guard Sector Mobile oversaw the loading of approximately 150 pieces of military equipment during...

Sector Guam establishes Port Readiness Committee in response to strategic port designation

APRA HARBOR, Guam – In 2009 the Port of Guam was designated a strategic port. The new designation brings additional benefits to the port, which will expand its capabilities as well as the Coast Guard’s involvement with naval vessel protection and maritime security. The designation of strategic port brings with it many challenges not only for the Coast Guard, but also for all those with a stake...