Coast Guard assists disabled commerical fishing vessel 115 miles south of Honolulu

Coast Guard assists disabled commerical fishing vessel 115 miles south of Honolulu
The Coast Guard safely towed a disabled 46-foot commercial fishing vessel with three persons aboard back to the Port of Honolulu, Aug. 19, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sean Mazer) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard safely towed a disabled 46-foot commercial fishing vessel with three persons aboard back to the Port of Honolulu, Friday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from...

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in Alternate Port exercise

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in Alternate Port exercise
Personnel from the Coast Guard, Navy, state of Hawaii and key industries partners observe crane operations during the Hawaii Alternate Port Concept Full Scale Exercise at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, June 5, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle) HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and partner agencies participated in the Alternate Port Concept Full Scale Exercise at Joint...

Coast Guard to place new boating security sign in Honolulu Harbor

 Coast Guard to place new boating security sign in Honolulu Harbor
HONOLULU — Construction will be completed on a new boating security sign in Honolulu Harbor, Friday. The new sign will inform mariners of the 24/7 security zone in the harbor and who to contact for permission to enter. It is worded with large letters created using highly reflective tape, will be lit at night and is oriented so that mariners will be able to read the sign while still off-shore, outside...

Navy, Coast Guard join forces to prepare for hurricane season

Navy, Coast Guard join forces to prepare for hurricane season
HONOLULU — Navy Region Hawaii and Coast Guard Sector Honolulu signed a memorandum of understanding that ensures the safety of commercial vessels that would be instrumental to sustaining public health and safety for the citizens of Hawaii, May 31. This MOU specifically permits pre-identified commercial vessels essential for reconstituting Honolulu Harbor to seek safe anchorage in Pearl Harbor during...