Coast Guard continues participation in U.S. Navy and Canadian joint-forces exercise

NEW YORK – New London, Conn., area residents need not be concerned if they see Coast Guard law enforcement members boarding vessels in Long Island Sound, near the mouth of the Thames River, Tuesday. Coast Guard boat and helicopter crews are scheduled to conduct training operations south of New London Tuesday afternoon. The training is part of the bigger Frontier Sentinel exercise, which began in...

Coast Guard to participate in U.S. Navy and Canadian joint-forces exercise

NEW YORK – The U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and Canadian Joint Task Force Atlantic will participate in a joint-forces exercise scheduled for May 2-9, 2012, in Groton, Conn. The exercise, titled Frontier Sentinel, will begin in Sydney, Nova Scotia, and conclude in Groton and New London, Conn. It will be limited to specific areas in New London Harbor and on the Thames River, and should not significantly...

Canadian and U.S. forces team up with Frontier Sentinel

NORFOLK, Va. – Approximately 3,000 personnel from Canadian and U.S. military forces and government civilian agencies will participate in the full-scale training exercise Frontier Sentinel (EX FS 08-2), which will focus on maritime homeland security from June 9-13, 2008. The exercise will take place in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, off the coasts of Maine and New Hampshire. “This exercise...