Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico
Personnel operating out of Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, have been helping deliver supplies from Federal Emergency Management Agency to remote areas affected by Hurricane Maria. Petty Officer 2nd Class Charles Kalck, Petty Officer 1st Class Jeffrey Pires and Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Cruz-Sepulueda talk to residents of Isabela, Puerto Rico, after delivering food...

Coast Guard crews continue to deliver Hurricane Maria relief supplies

Coast Guard Rear Adm. Peter J. Brown, commander of the Coast Guard Seventh District, is greeted at Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, on Oct. 4, 2017, during a visit to check on operations in the area. Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen has been vital in the interagency response to the devestation caused to the area by Hurricane Maria. (Coast Guard photo by Eric D. Woodall)   Coast...

Port Security Unit 307 returns home from 9-month deployment

Port Security Unit 307 returns home from 9-month deployment
A Port Security Unit 307 member embraces his wife and newborn child after returning home from a nine-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Feb. 27, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Clearwater, Florida, Coast Guard unit returned home after a nine-month deployment providing security for the Military Commissions hearings for 9/11 attackers...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307 holds change of command in Clearwater, Fla

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307 holds change of command in Clearwater, Fla
CLEARWATER, Fla. — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307, a Reserve unit homeported in Clearwater, hosted a change of command ceremony Saturday. Rear Adm. Kurt B. Hinrichs, Coast Guard Pacific Area’s senior reserve officer, presided over the change of command as Cmdr. Eric S. Bernstein relieved Cmdr. James B. Wallace as the commanding officer of PSU 307 at Air Station Clearwater. “My...

Coast Guard Reserve unit receives DOD Reserve Family Readiness Award

WASHINGTON – Port Security Unit 307, based in Clearwater, Fla., was presented the 2011 Reserve Family Readiness Award by the Department of Defense in a ceremony at the Pentagon today. The RFRA is presented to the top unit in each of the reserve components of the armed forces that demonstrate outstanding family readiness while maintaining superior mission readiness. “PSU 307 is honored to be receiving...