Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft speaks on cyber security at Area Maritime Security Committee

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft speaks on cyber security at Area Maritime Security Committee
U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft speaks about cyber security at the 2015 Area Maritime Security Committees meeting in Brooklyn, New York, June 10, 2015. New York – U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft spoke about cyber security at the 2015 Area Maritime Security Committees meeting in Brooklyn, New York, Wednesday. “Cyber is one aspect of an increasingly complex operating...

Facebook Q&A: 1st year as Commandant

Facebook Q&A: 1st year as Commandant
As he marks one year of service as Commandant, Adm. Paul Zukunft participated in a video Q&A on his Facebook page. Take a look at the video to hear directly from the Commandant on his views relating to the budget realities of today, manning challenges at stations across the country and who he’d like to have over for dinner.

Cape May County Celebrates Designation as a Coast Guard Community with 3 Day Festival

Cape May County Celebrates Designation as a Coast Guard Community with 3 Day Festival
Cape May, NJ –Cape May County will host a three-day community festival Friday, May 8 through Sunday, May 10 to honor U.S. Coast Guard personnel and their families for the extraordinary role they play in our nation and community, as well as to celebrate Cape May County’s new designation as a “Coast Guard Community.’ The festival kicks off with a Proclamation Ceremony, where U.S Coast Guard Commandant...

Coast Guard honors Centenarian, first African American woman to enlist in Coast Guard

Coast Guard honors Centenarian, first African American woman to enlist in Coast Guard
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft with Dr. Olivia J. Hooker, who had a building dedicated to her at Coast Guard Sector New York in Staten Island, New York, March 12, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ali Flockerzi) NEW YORK — A ceremony was held at Coast Guard Sector New York in Staten Island, New York, Thursday, to officially rename the Sector New York Galley in honor...

Coast Guard to honor Dr. Olivia Hooker in historic building renaming ceremony

Coast Guard to honor Dr. Olivia Hooker in historic building renaming ceremony
Dr. Olivia Hooker addresses an audience at a Women’s History Month celebration in Manhattan’s Federal Hall on Wednesday, March 30, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Thomas McKenzie NEW YORK – Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft is scheduled to preside over a ceremony to officially rename the Coast Guard Sector New York Galley in honor Dr. Olivia Hooker,...

Commandant, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard testify before the House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

Commandant, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard testify before the House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Steven Cantrell testify on the Coast Guard’s Fiscal Year 2016 budget request. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.WASHINGTON — U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Steven Cantrell testified Wednesday on the Coast Guard’s...

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivers State of the Coast Guard Address

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivers State of the Coast Guard Address
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivers the 2015 State of the Coast Guard Address at the Ray Evans Conference Center at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, Feb. 24, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley) WASHINGTON — U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivered the 2015 State of the Coast Guard Address at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in...

Coast Guard Commandant recognizes servicemember for role in drug busts

Coast Guard Commandant recognizes servicemember for role in drug busts
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard’s highest ranking officer made a surprise visit to the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. to recognize a Coast Guardsman for his role in two drug busts off the Colombia coast. The Commandant of the Coast Guard Adm. Paul Zukunft recognized Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew Baasch, a gunner’s mate aboard the Cutter Bertholf, for his actions during...

Commandant meets with U.S. Southern Command Commander to discuss Western Hemisphere strategy

Commandant meets with U.S. Southern Command Commander to discuss Western Hemisphere strategy
U.S. Coast Guard Commandant, Adm. Paul Zukunft, and U.S. Southern Command Commander, Gen. John Kelly met at U.S. Southern Command Headquarters on Sept. 4, 2014 to discuss strategic objectives, mutual priorities and opportunities for collaboration in Latin America and the Caribbean. The meeting centered on the synchronization of existing efforts in ensuring safety and security along U.S. and regional...