4 injured when Coast Guard boats collide during training exercise

4 injured when Coast Guard boats collide during training exercise
A damaged 29-foot response boat small from Maritime Safety and Security Team Cape Cod located on Air Station Cape Cod on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.(U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — Two U.S. Coast Guard tactical boat crews collided Wednesday at approximately 1:30 p.m., off Falmouth during a tactical training evolution. The 29-foot tactical boat crews were involved in maneuvers and training when they...

MSRT: Coast Guard’s specialized force to be reckoned with

MSRT: Coast Guard’s specialized force to be reckoned with
Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jetta DiscoSmall NEW YORK – Spread out on benches between the two main decks aboard the Staten Island Ferry were more than 100 passengers who volunteered as role-players for a unique Coast Guard drill; they awaited further tasking on what was described to them as a “long night ahead.” Little did the unsuspecting ferry passengers know that among them, alleged...