Coast Guard concludes maritime security operations in Papua New Guinea

Coast Guard concludes maritime security operations in Papua New Guinea
TOWNSVILLE, Australia – United States Coast Guard boats are loaded onto the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20).  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Anaid Banuelos Rodriguez) ALAMEDA, Calif. — U.S. Coast Guard servicemembers recently completed loading six small boats and accompanying equipment onboard the USS Green Bay (LPD-20)...

Coast Guard hosts students learning about maritime transportation careers

Coast Guard hosts students learning about maritime transportation careers
HONOLULU — Coast Guard Base Honolulu hosted 16 local high school students Tuesday as part of the first National Summer Transportation Institute Program highlighting career opportunities in maritime transportation. Coast Guard members from several units discussed their roles and responsibilities and provided hands-on opportunities to experience working in a maritime career field. Coast Guard professionals...

MSST Honolulu advanced interdiction team returns home from counter-piracy deployment

MSST Honolulu advanced interdiction team returns home from counter-piracy deployment
HONOLULU – Maritime Safety and Security Team Honolulu advanced interdiction team returned home after a four-month counter-piracy deployment to the Middle East, Saturday. “We are extremely proud of our advanced interdiction team,” said Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Helena Robinson, MSST Honolulu’s commanding officer. “Their work with the Navy and our partner nations epitomize the capability...

Coast Guard, state, federal partners team-up for Read Across America

HONOLULU – In celebration of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, volunteers from the Coast Guard, Honolulu Fire Department, Honolulu Police Department, and Oahu community came together to support literacy at Kalihi-Waena Elementary School Friday. Kalihi-Waena students started their morning with Green Eggs and Ham for breakfast. Afterward, more than 50 guests from federal, state and...

Coast Guard donates school supplies to support education at Kuhio Elementary School

HONOLULU – Members of Maritime Safety and Security Team Honolulu (91107), Air Station Barber’s Point and Coast Guard District Fourteen partnered with Prince Jonah Kuhio Elementary staff members to assist in collecting supplies essential to a successful start to the school year. “The Coast Guard helps us in many ways throughout the year and at the beginning of school, school supplies are a high...

Coast Guard, state, federal partners team-up for literacy

Petty Officer Alexis Rendon and Seaman Monica Delgado serve green eggs and ham. USCG photo by Petty Officer Angela HendersonHONOLULU – In celebration of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, members from the Coast Guard, Honolulu Fire Department, Honolulu Police Department, and Oahu community members came together to support literacy at Kalihi-Waena Elementary School Friday. Kalihi-Waena...

Maritime Safety and Security Team Honolulu welcomes new commanding officer

HONOLULU—Lt. Cmdr. Helena H. Robinson relieved Lt. Cmdr. L. Michelle Hoerster as commanding officer of Maritime Safety and Security Team Honolulu (MSST) during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Support Unit Honolulu, Friday.