Coast Guard cutters support Oceania partners during month-long Operation Aiga

Coast Guard cutters support Oceania partners during month-long Operation Aiga
A boat crew from the USCGC Joseph Gerczak (WPC 1126) transports NOAA Fisheries and American Samoa Marine Police members to conduct fisheries law enforcement in the American Samoa exclusive economic zone, Aug. 8, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Scott Sabatini/Released) HONOLULU — The crews of the Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) and Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak (WPC...

Coast Guard Cutter Walnut conducts community engagements in Samoa

Coast Guard Cutter Walnut conducts community engagements in Samoa
Members of the USCGC Walnut (WLB 205) and the U.S. Coast Guard 14th District visit the Pacific Transnational Crime Coordination Center in Apia, Samoa, Aug. 7, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Sara Muir) APIA, Samoa — The Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) crew conducted a three-day port call and several engagements in Samoa the first week of August. The crew is participating...

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak arrives in American Samoa on patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak arrives in American Samoa on patrol
The crew of USCGC Joseph Gerczak (WPC 1126) prepare to moor at the port of Pago Pago, American Samoa, Aug. 3, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Sara Muir) PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — The Coast Guard Cutter Joseph Gerczak (WPC 1126) arrived in the Port of Pago Pago, Saturday. The crew is participating in Operation Aiga to conduct fisheries law enforcement and strengthen partnerships...