Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns from 90-day North Pacific Guard patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns from 90-day North Pacific Guard patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley’s boarding team stands atop a 5.6 mile driftnet found aboard the fishing vessel Run Da in the North Pacific Ocean, June 16, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Jerry Wong. KODIAK, Alaska – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned to Kodiak Wednesday, following a 90-day deployment patrolling more than 18,000 nautical miles throughout the Pacific Ocean,...

United States and China Coast Guards interdict vessel for illegally fishing on the high seas

JUNEAU, Alaska — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau transferred custody of the fishing vessel Yin Yuan, a 191-foot fishing vessel seized 625 miles east of Tokyo, Japan in the North Pacific Ocean, for large-scale high seas drift net fishing, to the China coast guard vessel 2102 on Tuesday in the East China Sea. A Canadian CP-140 maritime patrol aircraft with a Canada Department of Fisheries...

Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard work together to protect mariners

PORT ANGELES, Wash. – The crew from the Canadian Coast Guard Buoy Tender Provo Wallis, homeported in Victoria, British Columbia, cross trained with the crew from the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Henry Blake, homeported in Everett, Wash., today in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Coast Guard hosts international exercise

PORT ANGELES, Wash. – The Coast Guard is hosting North Pacific Coast Guard Forum member nations at a multi-lateral, multi-mission exercise through Thursday, here and in Seattle.

Coast Guard, Chinese Law Enforcement Officer Interdict 28 Illegal Fishermen on High Seas

JUNEAU, Alaska — A People’s Republic of China Fisheries Law Enforcement Command (FLEC) officer on board the Coast Guard Cutter Munro, seized a Chinese fishing vessel suspected of illegal large-scale high-seas drift net fishing 400 miles east of Hokkaido, Japan.

Video: North Pacific Coast Guard Forum San Francisco – Day 2

Day Two of the NPCGF Principals’ Meeting in San Francisco. Vice Adm. David Pekoske, Pacific Area Commander, speaks to the delegates at the Forum welcome dinner

North Pacific Coast Guard Forum – San Francisco

Petty Officer Adams Eggers reports on Day 1 of the North Pacific Coast Guard Forum in San Francisco.

U.S. Coast Guard hosts North Pacific Coast Guard Forum Principals’ Summit in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Coast Guard and its counterparts from Canada, China, Japan, Korea, and Russia will meet this week to discuss topics on drug trafficking, maritime security, fisheries enforcement and illegal migration as part of the North Pacific Coast Guard Forum Principals’ Summit. The six coast guards (or equivalent organizations) meet semi-annually, taking turns hosting the meetings...