Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Westwego, Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, and the Jefferson Parrish Sheriff’s Office are searching for a missing boater whose vessel was discovered adrift and unmanned this morning in Bayou Sengette near Westwego, La.

Helicopter Pilot…Engineering Officer…Rock Star?

Shad Soldano is the Engineering Officer at U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Houston. In addition to being a pilot, Soldano also plays guitar for the Houston based rcok band Broken Truth. In this video, he talks about his passion for music and how he balances work, family and his passion for music. Soldano’s band ‘Broken Truth’ can be seen around the Houston area playing at bars and lounges. U.S....

Coast Guard to assist Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit

KEY WEST, Fla. – Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal EOD Unit Nine personnel based out of Mayport, Fla. will be attempting to locate and identify unexploded ordnance near Boca Grande Key, Fla. approximately 11 miles west of Key West on Tuesday.

Coast Guard to welcome new Silver Ancient Mariner

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard will welcome a new Silver Ancient Mariner during a change of watch ceremony at 1 p.m. Friday at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown, Va. The Silver Ancient Mariner Award, established in 1978, honors active duty enlisted personnel who personify the dedication and professionalism associated with long service at sea and who have held the distinction of Cutterman...

Coast Guard assists sailing vessel in distress

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard assisted a sailing vessel that was lodged against a rock wall at Edgewater Park, here, at approximately 4:40 p.m., Monday.

Coast Guard seeks comment on safety zone on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard is seeking public comment on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking establishing a regulated navigation area and safety zone on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, near Romeoville, Ill.

Coast Guard re-opens comment period on proposed regulated navigation areas

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard is re-opening the period for the public to provide written comments on a proposed rule to establish Regulated Navigation Areas along the Oregon and Washington coasts.

Coast Guard continues search for missing boater near Catalina Island

CATALINA ISLAND, Calif. – The search continues for Lawrence Nash, a boater who went missing north of Catalina Island earlier this morning.

Coast Guard to establish safety zone for Red Bull Air Races

SAN DIEGO — Coast Guard Sector San Diego will establish a safety zone for the Red Bull Air Races that are scheduled to be held over the San Diego Bay May 7-10 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.