U.S. Navy assists Coast Guard with rescue of 10 fishermen from sinking vessel

U.S. Navy assists Coast Guard with rescue of 10 fishermen from sinking vessel
APRA HARBOR, Guam – Sailors from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 conducted a search and rescue (SAR) operation and rescued 10 fishermen from a sinking commercial fishing vessel that ran aground in Apra Harbor near Spanish Steps Feb. 13 at approximately 6 p.m. “Through the efforts of HSC-25 and the U.S. Coast Guard, we were able to successfully meet our first priority, which was...

Cutter Sequoia completes 80-day multi-mission patrol in Pacific

APRA HARBOR, Guam – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia arrived back in Guam after an 80-day deployment, Friday. The crew of the Sequoia began their journey by working aids to navigation in Saipan. After completing their work in Saipan, the crew made the 3,797-mile journey to Honolulu. Once there the crew completed their bi-annual Tailored Ship Training Availability cycle with Navy and Coast...

Guam-based buoy tender returns home after multi-mission patrol through the Pacific

APRA HARBOR, Guam — Just before midnight, Tuesday, Nov. 3, the U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender Sequoia and its crew of 51 returned to home port in Apra Harbor, Guam, after a successful two-and-a-half month deployment.