Coast Guard Cutter Washington supports Operation Kurukuru

Coast Guard Cutter Washington supports Operation Kurukuru
A Coast Guard Cutter Washington boarding team approaches a fishing vessel during Operation Kurukuru off Palau, Oct. 10, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class) Scattered clouds stretched across the sky, meeting the vivid blue Palauan waters on the horizon. The maritime law enforcement boarding team completes their final preparations on the fantail of the Coast Guard Cutter Washington...

Coast Guard Cutter Kukui crew returns from Pacific Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Kukui crew returns from Pacific Patrol
HONOLULU – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kukui returned from a 46-day law enforcement patrol where they exercised bilateral agreements and enforced fisheries regulations across the Pacific Dec. 7, 2012. The 50-man crew participated in several significant regional operations to further enhance U.S. and international efforts in the protection of the ecologically and economically valuable fish...

Coast Guard supports international fisheries operation in Pacific

By Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony L. Soto Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Kukui, a 225-foot Juniper-class buoy tender, stationed in Honolulu, recently participated in a significant regional operation to further enhance U.S. and international efforts to protect the ecologically and economically valuable fish stocks of the Pacific. The Kukui crew dedicated eight days to Operation Kurukuru...