Coast Guard responding to container vessel fuel oil leak in Bayonne, New Jersey

Coast Guard responding to container vessel fuel oil leak in Bayonne, New Jersey
New York – A unified command consisting of the Coast Guard, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, and Gallagher Marine Systems, is responding to a report of a container vessel leaking fuel oil at the Global Container Terminal in Bayonne, New Jersey, Tuesday. The National Response Center contacted Coast Guard Sector New York watchstanders, Monday, reporting a sheen near the vessel...

Admiral Papp Statement on Loss of Petty Officer Lin

Washington – Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Bob Papp released the following statement concerning the loss of Petty Officer Shaun Lin to the members of the Coast Guard today. I am deeply saddened to report the loss of a shipmate resulting from an operational mishap. On the night of 13 October, during a training evolution on the James River in Virginia, ME3 Shaun Lin of MSST New York fell into...