Coast Guard rescues two boaters on St. Phillips Island

Coast Guard rescues two boaters on St. Phillips Island
U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued two boaters Sunday after their boat grounded on St. Phillips Island, Georgia U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Savannah. CHARLESTON, S.C. – U.S. Coast Guard crews rescued two boaters Sunday after their boat grounded on St. Phillips Island Sound, Georgia. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Savannah, Georgia, located and rescued...

Celebration held to recognize Camden County’s designation as nation’s first Coast Guard Community

Celebration held to recognize Camden County's designation as nation's first Coast Guard Community
KINGS BAY, Ga. – Members of the Camden County, Ga., community and the Coast Guard came together Friday to recognize and celebrate Camden County’s official designation as the nation’s first Coast Guard Community. The Coast Guard Cities program allows the Coast Guard to formally recognize those cities which have made special efforts to acknowledge the professional work of the Coast...

Coast Guard rescues scuba diver near Tybee Island, Ga.

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a scuba diver at approximately 11 a.m., Wednesday 20-miles east of Tybee Island, Ga.

Coast Guard Cutter Dallas delivers aid to Georgia

BAT’UMI, Republic of Georgia – The Coast Guard Cutter Dallas pulled into port on Wednesday delivering humanitarian relief supplies as part of Operation Assured Delivery, the United States military’s ongoing effort to support the Georgian government’s request for humanitarian assistance. Dallas will offload 80 pallets with more than 76,000 lbs. of humanitarian assistance supplies....

Coast Guard Georgia Relief Video Report

A Pentagon Channel report on the Georgia relief efforts being carried out by the Coast Guard Cutter Dallas. Includes an interview with the Commanding Officer of the CGC Dallas (WHEC 716)

Coast Guard Cutter Dallas Leaves for Georgia With Aid

By Navy Lt. Cmdr Corey Barker, European Command public affairs STUTTGART, Germany — Coast Guard Cutter Dallas (WHEC 716) departed Souda Bay, Crete today with 50 pallets of humanitarian relief supplies bound for Georgia. The 378 ft long high endurance cutter is home ported in Charleston, SC and is currently operating with Sixth fleet based out of Naples, Italy. “Naval surface vessels like Dallas...

Coast Guard Cutter Dallas to Deliver Aid to War Torn Georgia

WASHINGTON – The Coast Guard Cutter Dallas and US Navy destroyer USS McFaul will be used to transport humanitarian aid to Georgia according to a CNN report. The two ships were chosen because prior to the start of the war they had received permission from Turkey to transit into the Black Sea. All war ships from a non-Black Sea nation must receive permission from Turkey before entering the Black...