New commander at the helm of MSST Miami

New commander at the helm of MSST Miami
Lt. Cmdr. Bradford Clark relieved Lt. Cmdr. Saladin Shelton as the commanding officer of Maritime Safety and Security Team Miami (91114), during a formal change of command ceremony at the unit, July 15, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Lt. Cmdr. Bradford Clark relieved Lt. Cmdr. Saladin Shelton as the commanding officer of Maritime Safety and Security Team Miami (91114), during a formal change...

Coast Guard participates in Exercise Argus

Coast Guard participates in Exercise Argus
The USCGC Maple (WLB 207) crew participate in a search and rescue and pollution response exercise. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jose Hernandez) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The U.S. Coast Guard participated in the Danish Joint Arctic Command’s annual joint large-scale Exercise Argus in Southern Greenland, June 21- 25. Deployed forces demonstrated U.S. Coast Guard capabilities to...

Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo holds change-of-command ceremony
Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lexie Preston. NEW ORLEANS — Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo held a change of command Thursday, aboard the cutter. Lt. Cortland Gazda transferred command of Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo to Lt. George Sohn. “I am humbled and honored by the opportunity to command the great crew of the Jacob Poroo,” Sohn said. “I look forward...

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence holds change-of-command ceremony

NEW ORLEANS — Coast Guard Cutter Diligence held a change-of-command ceremony Friday in Pensacola, Florida. Cmdr. Luke Slivinski transferred command of cutter Diligence to Cmdr. Jared Trusz. Diligence is a 210-foot medium endurance cutter homeported in Pensacola with 75 crewmembers The cutter’s primary missions are counter drug operations, migrant interdiction, enforcing federal fishery laws,...

Coast Guard Cutter Liberty crew holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Liberty crew holds change-of-command ceremony
U.S. Coast Guard Lt. George T. Greendyk (left) shakes hands with Lt. Cmdr. Christopher S. Marquis (right), during a change-of-command ceremony held in Juneau on July 13th, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. JUNEAU, Alaska – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Liberty (WPB 1334) hosted a change-of-command ceremony in Juneau, Tuesday. Capt. Darwin A. Jensen, Sector Juneau commander, presided...

Coast Guard Seventh District holds Change of Command ceremony

Coast Guard Seventh District holds Change of Command ceremony
Coast Guard Vice Adm. Steven D. Poulin, commander of the U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Rear Adm. Eric C. Jones, the former Seventh District Commander, Rear Adm. Brenden C. McPherson, the Seventh District Commander, pose during a change of command ceremony at Air Station Miami in Opa-locka, Florida, July 15,2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Estrada) MIAMI — The Coast...

Coast Guard MSU Huntington holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard MSU Huntington holds change-of-command ceremony
Marine Safety Unit Huntington holds a change-of-command ceremony in Barboursville, West Virginia, July 14, 2021. Cmdr. Paul Mangini transferred command of MSU Huntington to Cmdr. William Albright. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class William Quinby) NEW ORLEANS – Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Huntington held a change-of-command ceremony Wednesday in Barboursville, West...

Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant holds change of command ceremony
Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant. Coast Guard file photo, PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – The crew of the U. S. Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant (WMEC 617) conducted a formal change of command ceremony in Port Canaveral, Thursday. During the ceremony, Cmdr. Jay Guyer relieved Cmdr. Fred Bertsch of the duties of commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant. Bertsch served as Vigilant’s commanding officer...

Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point holds change of command ceremony
Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point bid farewell to Capt. Andrew Eriks (right) and welcomed Capt. John Rivers (left) as the station’s new commanding officer during a change of command ceremony presided over by Rear Adm. Matthew Sibley, commander, Coast Guard 14th District, July 9, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew West) HONOLULU — Coast Guard Air Station Barbers...