Coast Guard commissions newest National Security Cutter

Coast Guard commissions newest National Security Cutter
The crew of USCGC Stone man the rails during a commissioning ceremony at Coast Guard Base Charleston, S.C., Mar. 19, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Vincent Moreno) NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., — The Coast Guard Cutter Stone (WMSL 758) became the Coast Guard’s newest national security cutter during a commissioning ceremony Friday at Coast Guard Base Charleston. Adm. Karl...

Onboard Isolation – Quarantining on a military ship

Onboard Isolation - Quarantining on a military ship
U.S. Coast Guard Lt. j. g. Michael Marriott and Portuguese navy Lt. Miguel Dias Pinheiro use their scheduled exercise time in the Coast Guard Cutter Stone gym on Dec. 18, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class John Hightower) by Petty Officer 3rd Class John Hightower How does one prepare for three-months at sea? These days, with two weeks in limited contact. Very few events in recent...