Coast Guard Cutter Bear to return to Portsmouth after two month patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Bear to return to Portsmouth after two month patrol
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bear is scheduled to return to Portsmouth on Sunday following a two month patrol through the Caribbean and Atlantic Ocean. During the patrol the crew aboard the Bear seized and offloaded approximately 1,500 lbs of cocaine worth more than...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 5-week patrol in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute returns home from 5-week patrol in St. Petersburg, Fla.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute, a 210-foot Reliance Class Cutter homeported in St. Petersburg, returned home before the holidays after their five-week patrol, Wednesday. During the homecoming, the crew of the Resolute offloaded recovered contraband from a self propelled semi submersible that scuttled itself in the Western Caribbean Sea. While operating in the...

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute, partner agencies interdict 6th Western Caribbean drug sub

Coast Guard Cutter Resolute, partner agencies interdict 6th Western Caribbean drug sub
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute, a 210-foot medium endurance cutter, homeported in St. Petersburg, is scheduled to offload Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. recovered contraband from a self propelled semi submersible (SPSS) that scuttled itself in the Western Caribbean Sea during the crew’s five-week patrol. Operating in the Caribbean in support of JIATF-S Operation...

Coast Guard, partner agencies interdict 5th Western Caribbean drug sub

MIAMI — The crews of the Coast Guard Cutter Decisive, Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island, Joint Interagency Task Force South (JIATF-S), and the Honduran Navy interdicted a drug smuggling, self-propelled semi-submersible (SPSS) vessel in the Western Caribbean Sea March 30. SPSS vessels are used regularly to transport illegal narcotics in the Eastern Pacific, and this interdiction is only the fifth Coast...