Maryland and Washington Coast Guard units conduct Operation Mayday

Maryland and Washington Coast Guard units conduct Operation Mayday
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard in Maryland and Washington is conducting the 2nd annual Operation Mayday from April 15 to May 15. During the operation, the Coast Guard will visit marinas to inform boaters about the dangers of making false distress calls – a felony punishable by law. “Since April 1st, 2012, under Operation Mayday, the Coast Guard has visited over 170 marinas in Maryland and Washington,...