Coast Guard requesting feedback on proposed anchorages along Hudson River

Coast Guard requesting feedback on proposed anchorages along Hudson River
NEW YORK — The U.S. Coast Guard is seeking public participation in the discussion of possible additional anchorage grounds for commercial vessels on the Hudson River to promote navigational safety. Ten sites from Yonkers to Kingston have been identified as potential anchorages. On June 9, 2016, the Coast Guard published an Advance Notice to Proposed Rulemaking in a federal registry notice found...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men, dogs near Anchorage, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues 2 men, dogs near Anchorage, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward deployed to Cordova, rescued two men and two dogs after their boat became disabled in Little Susitna River, near Anchorage, Tuesday. The aircrew hoisted the men and dogs and safely transported them to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Coast Guard District 17 watchstanders received a report from...

Coast Guard hosts Northeast Border Directorate Commanders meeting in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, commander of the Seventeenth Coast Guard District, is hosting the bi-annual commanders meeting with Russia Rear Adm. Sergey Surin, first deputy of the Northeast Border Directorate of the Federal Security Service of Russia, in Anchorage this week to review joint operations and develop a plan of joint action for the future.