Coast Guard to conduct full-scale joint response exercise in Port of Duluth-Superior

Coast Guard to conduct full-scale joint response exercise in Port of Duluth-Superior
DULUTH, Minn. – The Coast Guard, along with other federal, tribal, state and local agencies, will conduct a full-scale, anti-terrorism and oil spill response exercise in the Port of Duluth-Superior Aug. 28-29. In addition to Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Duluth, participants in Operation Peeking Duck will include maritime industry representatives from the states of Minnesota and Wisconsin, oil...

Coast Guard to participate in Securing the Cities Exercise

Coast Guard to participate in Securing the Cities Exercise
NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is advising mariners of a joint-agency anti-terrorism exercise scheduled to take place in the waters of New York Harbor Wednesday between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. Vessel radio traffic during the exercise will be preceded by the words “This is a drill, this is a drill.” Mariners and others who hear what may sound like radio transmissions about a terrorism-related...

Coast Guard, local first responders to conduct maritime security exercises in Cleveland, Erie

CLEVELAND — U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Cleveland, the Cleveland Division of Police and other public safety personnel are scheduled to conduct a simulated anti-terrorism exercise at MSU Cleveland Wednesday in conjunction with the larger bi-national Frontier Sentinel Exercise, which is taking place Sept. 20-Oct. 5, 2011. A simultaneous exercise will be conducted by the U.S. Border Patrol-Erie...

Coast Guard announces joint-agency exercise in New York Harbor

NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is advising mariners of a joint-agency anti-terrorism exercise scheduled to take place in the waters throughout New York Harbor April 7, 2011, between 12 noon and 4 p.m. Vessel radio traffic during the exercise will be preceded by the words “This is a drill, this is a drill.” The Coast Guard is participating in the maritime portion of the tri-state exercise,...