Coast Guard Cutter Confidence returns to homeport after 55-day patrol

Confidence launches a small boat to assist Haiti after Hurricane TomasPORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – The crew of the 210-foot, Port Canaveral based Coast Guard Cutter Confidence will return to homeport Sunday at 9 a.m. concluding a 55-day deployment in the northern Caribbean. The crew of the Cutter Confidence departed Port Canaveral September 20th to conduct a homeland security, law enforcement, and humanitarian...

Coast Guard responds after Haiti swiped by Hurricane Tomas

GRANDE SALINE, HAITI – Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla., MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter crewmembers Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin Munk, rescue swimmer, and Petty Officer 2nd Class James Nelson, flight mechanic, wave back to local residents of Grande Saline, Haiti, Nov. 6, 2010, as they assess damage from Hurricane Tomas. In response to the storm’s close proximity to Haiti, multiple Coast...