Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home after 58-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home after 58-day patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Decisive file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam Eggers. PENSACOLA, Fla. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Decisive (WMEC 629) returned to Pensacola, August 20, 2022 after assisting in the repatriation of 203 Cuban migrants following 14 interdictions off Florida’s coast. In support of the Seventh Coast Guard District, the 58-day maritime law enforcement and search and rescue...

Coast Guard repatriates 62 people, 1 dog to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 62 people, 1 dog to Cuba
A good Samaritan notified Sector Key West watchstanders of this makeshift vessel about 1 mile south of Alligator Reef, Florida, Aug. 21, 2022. The people were repatriated to Cuba on Aug. 23, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr.’s crew repatriated 62 Cubans and a dog to Cuba, Tuesday, following several interdictions off the Florida’s coast. Coast...

Coast Guard repatriates 203 people to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 203 people to Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Key West law enforcement crew alerted Sector Key West watchstanders of this disabled fishing vessel about 28 miles south of Key West, Florida, Aug. 17, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutters Robert Yered and Pablo Valents’ crews repatriated 203 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, following 14 interdictions off Florida’s coast. A good Samaritan notified...

Coast Guard repatriates 109 Haitians to Haiti

Coast Guard repatriates 109 Haitians to Haiti
Coast Guard Cutter Cambell’s small boat crew spots a haitian sail freighter 15 miles southeast of Anguilla Cay, Bahamas, April 11, 2022. S (U.S Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Decisive’s crew repatriated 109 Haitians to Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Friday, after being stopped approximately 35 miles east of Punta Maisi, Cuba. Coast Guard Cutter Decisive’s crew spotted the overloaded...

Coast Guard conducts engagement with Guatemala navy

Coast Guard conducts engagement with Guatemala navy
The Reliance-class medium endurance cutter USCGC Decisive (WMEC 629) conduct at sea engagements with the navy of Guatemala in the territorial seas of Guatemala on Oct. 25 – 26, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) GUATEMALA — The Reliance-class medium endurance Coast Guard Cutter Decisive (WMEC 629) conducted at sea engagements with the navy of Guatemala in the territorial seas of Guatemala in...

Coast Guard repatriates 13 Cubans to Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 13 Cubans to Cuba
A migrant vessel floating, Oct. 20, 2021, approximately 90 miles northeast of Cancun, Mexico. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo’s crew repatriated 13 Cubans to Cuba, Saturday, due to safety of life at sea concerns. During a routine patrol, Coast Guard Cutter Decisive’s crew spotted a disabled vessel and notified Coast Guard District Seven watchstanders, Wednesday,...

Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home after 56-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home after 56-day patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Decisive file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam Eggers. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard Cutter Decisive crew returned to homeport Monday in Pensacola, Florida, after completing a 56-day Caribbean Sea patrol. The crew’s Caribbean patrol included two rescues at sea as well as training exercises with Coast Guard helicopter crews. On February 7, the crew responded to a U.S....

Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home from drug interdiction patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Decisive returns home from drug interdiction patrol
A member of Coast Gaurd Cutter Decisive’s Law Enforcement Team moving contraband from the flight deck to the forecastle.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Decisive (WMEC-210) returned to their homeport of Pensacola Nov. 3, after completing a 40-day counter-drug patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and offloading $20.3 million worth of cocaine and...

Coast Guard crew offloads more than 26,000 pounds of cocaine

Coast Guard crew offloads more than 26,000 pounds of cocaine
Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf crewmembers inspect a low-profile semi-submersible in international waters of the Eastern Pacific Ocean Aug. 14, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN DIEGO — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL-750) offloaded more than 26,000 pounds of seized cocaine and marijuana in San Diego, Thursday. The drugs, worth an estimated $390 million, were seized in international...