Cutter Harriet Lane returns to Portsmouth following Caribbean patrol

Cutter Harriet Lane returns to Portsmouth following Caribbean patrol
Four crew on the Famous-class medium endurance cutter USCGC Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) handle a hose during a hot in-flight refuel on Nov. 19, 2021, in the Caribbean Sea. (U.S. Coast Guard photo taken by Seaman Santiago Gomez) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) returned to homeport in Portsmouth on Dec. 6, after a 49-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea. The Harriet...

Coast Guard transfers 28 Cubans to the Bahamas

Coast Guard transfers 28 Cubans to the Bahamas
Coast Guard Cutter Margaret Norvell file photo MIAMI — Coast Guard Cutter Margaret Norvell’s crew transferred 28 Cubans to Bahamian authorities, Friday. During a routine law enforcement flight, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew spotted a vessel, Thursday, at about 4:30 p.m. near Anguilla Cay, Bahamas. Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane’s crew arrived on scene and spotted...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane interdicts $16 million worth of drugs

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane interdicts $16 million worth of drugs
Crewmembers from the Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane conduct sunset flight operations with an MH-65 Dolphin aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Miami (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo/Released) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returned home to their homeport in Portsmouth, after a 72-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea, Sunday. The Harriet Lane’s crew performed counter-drug and...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane welcomes new commanding officer

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane welcomes new commanding officer
Cmdr. Dorothy Hernaez receives a Meritorious Service Medal for service as commanding officer of the USCGC Harriet Lane, April 21, 2021 (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Katy Kilroy) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Cmdr. Benjamin Goff relieved Cmdr. Dorothy Hernaez as commanding officer of the USCGC Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) in a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Portsmouth, Wednesday. Vice Admiral Steven...

Coast Guard offloads 7,500 pounds of cocaine, marijuana in San Diego

Coast Guard offloads 7,500 pounds of cocaine, marijuana in San Diego
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf offloads approximately 7,500 pounds of seized cocaine and marijuana in San Diego, March 20, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Travis Magee) SAN DIEGO — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL-750) offloaded approximately 7,500 pounds of seized cocaine and marijuana in San Diego Wednesday. The drugs, worth an estimated...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home following 71-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home following 71-day patrol
The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane conducts a 71-day patrol in Caribbean waters. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returned to their homeport in Portsmouth, after a 71-day counter-drug patrol Feb. 12. In support of the Coast Guard’s 11th District and Joint Interagency Task Force South, the Harriet Lane crew worked throughout the duration...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home
Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane file photo. PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) returned to its homeport in Portsmouth, after a 56-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea and Eastern Pacific Ocean. Harriet Lane’s patrol began with a week-long intensive training period to evaluate the readiness of the cutter and the crew. After conducting storm avoidance for hurricane Isaias,...

Coast Guard offloads estimated $216 million of cocaine, marijuana at Port Everglades

Coast Guard offloads estimated $216 million of cocaine, marijuana at Port Everglades
A crew member from Coast Guard Cutter Harriet lane oversees a pallet of drugs offloaded from the ship in Port Everglades, Florida, Sept. 17, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicole J. Groll) MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) crew offloaded approximately 12,100 pounds of cocaine and approximately 5,759 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated $216 million,...

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home after patrol in Caribbean

Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returns home after patrol in Caribbean
Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane returned to its homeport of Portsmouth, Virginia on Sunday following a 71-day patrol of the Central Caribbean. The cutter’s multi-mission patrol resulted in the interdiction of 1,306 pounds of marijuana, with a street value of over $2.3 million. Harriet Lane...