Cutter Boutwell arrives in Pakistan to participate in AMAN ’09 closing ceremonies

KARACHI, Pakistan – The crew aboard Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell arrived here Thursday after four days of multi-national exercises hosted by the Pakistani navy as part of AMAN ’09, an integrated international exercise aimed at improving work relations between coalition forces.

Coast Guard Cutter Participates in Exercise Aman 2009, Visits Pakistan

MANAMA, Bahrain – The Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell departed Karachi, Pakistan, today after a four-day port visit to participate in the international naval exercise Aman 2009, marking the first time a U.S. Ship has pulled into Pakistan since May 2008.