Coast Guard Commandant Announces Incoming Leadership Team

Washington – Coast Guard Commandant Thad W. Allen announced today the members of the services leadership team that will take over when he is relieved as Commandant by Vice Admiral Robert Papp on May 25.

Coast Guard and Canada sign agreement to exchange personnel

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Vice Adm. Robert J. Papp, Jr. Commander, Coast Guard Atlantic Area, and Rear Adm. Paul Maddison, Commander Joint Task Force Atlantic and Maritime Forces Atlantic, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on board the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Spencer in Boston.

Coast Guard Cutter Dallas recognized for service

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The commander of the Coast Guard’s largest operational command will visit Charleston, S.C., today to recognize and welcome home a Coast Guard cutter and crew from a historic 4 ½ month deployment to the Gulf of Guinea, the Mediterranean and the Black seas. Vice Adm. Robert J. Papp, Jr., Commander, Coast Guard Atlantic Area, will present a Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation...

Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Defense Force East Change of Command

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (D5 Public Affairs) – A time-honored change of command ceremony for U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area and U.S. Coast Guard Defense Force East is being held at the Coast Guard Integrated Support Command in Portsmouth, Thursday at 10 a.m. Vice Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., who spent the last two years in Washington, D.C., as the Chief of Staff of the Coast Guard, will relieve Vice Adm....