Coast Guard combines efforts with international commercial ships to rescue 4 capsized boaters in the Atlantic Ocean

Coast Guard combines efforts with international commercial ships to rescue 4 capsized boaters in the Atlantic Ocean
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard rescue crews combined efforts Saturday with the 800-foot Panamanian flag automobile carrier, Heijin, and the 600-foot Russian flag chemical-tank ship, Tanais Leader, to rescue four men from a life raft in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 380 nautical miles north of Puerto Rico. Rescued are U.S. citizens Jordan Hanssen, 29, and Patrick Flemming, 31, along with...

Northrop Grumman and Coast Guard Complete Critical Design Review of Nationwide AIS

RESTON, Va.- The U.S. Coast Guard and Northrop Grumman Corporation have successfully completed a Critical Design Review (CDR) of the core data exchange capability that will serve as the foundation for Nationwide Automatic Identification System (Nationwide AIS).

Coast Guard announces proposed vessel requirements for NOAD, AIS

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced Thursday that it submitted to the Federal Register a notice of proposed rulemaking entitled “Vessel Requirements for Notices of Arrival and Departure and Automatic Identification System,” a rule designed to increase navigation safety and raise maritime domain awareness.