Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington changes command

Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington changes command
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Cmdr. Paul Mangini informs Capt. Michael Zamperini that he has relieved Cmdr. Tanya Giles as commanding officer of Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington in Barboursville, West Virginia, June 20, 2018.   U.S. Coast Guard photo NEW ORLEANS – Cmdr. Paul Mangini assumed command of Coast Guard Marine...

Coast Guard presents excellence award to Memphis marine terminal

Coast Guard presents excellence award to Memphis marine terminal
Rear Adm. John P. Nadeau, presents the Rear Admiral Richard E. Bennis Facility of the Year Award for Excellence in Maritime Security to Lucy Woodstock Marine Terminal in Memphis, Tennessee, June 19, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lora Ratliff. MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Rear Adm. John P. Nadeau, U.S Coast Guard assistant commandant for prevention policy, presented the Rear Admiral...

Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment transfers command during ceremony

Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment transfers command during ceremony
Capt. William Timmons, commander Sector Columbia River, Lt. Cmdr. Thomas Condit, commanding officer Station Cape Disappointment and Lt. Jessica Shafer salute the flag during the playing of the national anthem at the station’s change of command ceremony held in Ilwaco, Wash., June 18, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Levi Read. WARRENTON, Ore. — The crew of Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick holds change of command

Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick holds change of command
The families of the incoming and outgoing commanding officers for the cutter John McCormick take a photo following a change of command ceremony June 15, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo. KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Lt. Tim Ozimek relieved Lt. Mike Moyseowicz as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick in a change of command ceremony Friday afternoon at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan. Capt....

Cutter Campbell returns to Maine after seizing $209 million cocaine

Cutter Campbell returns to Maine after seizing $209 million cocaine
Coast Guard Cutter Campbell file photo. BOSTON — Coast Guard Cutter Campbell returned to its homeport in Kittery, Maine, Friday after an 80-day counter-narcotic patrol in the Caribbean Sea and Eastern Pacific Ocean. Campbell’s crew disrupted six narcotic smuggling ventures, seized about 12,000 pounds of cocaine, worth $209 million, and detained 24 suspected smugglers. Equipped with an MH-65...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducts change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducts change of command ceremony
Coast Guard Cmdr. Carmen DeGeorge, left, transfers command of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute to Cmdr. Roy Brubaker during a change of command ceremony at Sector St. Petersburg, Florida, June 13, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard Cutter Resolute conducted a change of command ceremony Wednesday in St. Petersburg. Vice...

Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads holds change-of-command ceremony
Coast Guard Capt. Rick Wester and Capt. Kevin Carroll salute one another during a change-of-command ceremony on Base Portsmouth, June 12, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Auxiliarist Trey Clifton) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Coast Guard Capt. Kevin Carroll relieved Capt. Rick Wester as commander of Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads during a change-of-command ceremony Tuesday on Base Portsmouth. Rear Adm. Meredith...

Coast Guard Sector New York welcomes new commander

Coast Guard Sector New York welcomes new commander
Capt. Michael Day (left) salutes Capt. Jason Tama (right) during a change-of-command ceremony held at Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, New York on June 8, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK – U.S. Coast Guard First District commander, Rear Adm. Andrew Tiongson presided over a change-of-command ceremony for Coast Guard Sector New York, Friday at Fort...

Cutter Thetis offloads $2 million worth interdicted drugs in Key West

Cutter Thetis offloads $2 million worth interdicted drugs in Key West
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis offloads approximately 2,116 pounds of marijuana after returning to homeport in Key West, Florida, Friday, June 8, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) KEY WEST, Fla. — Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis offloaded 2,116 pounds of marijuana, Friday in Key West after returning home from an 88-day patrol...