Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returns home to Portsmouth, N.H.

Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returns home to Portsmouth, N.H.
BOSTON — The Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returned to homeport at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, Monday, after a 66-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea. During the patrol, on Sept. 9th, the Tahoma crew pursued a “Go-Fast Vessel” to verify the vessel’s nationality. With the assistance of a maritime patrol aircraft, the Tahoma’s pursuit team closed in on...

Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returns to Portsmouth after 63-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returns to Portsmouth after 63-day patrol
A Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron crew returns to Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma during operations in the Caribbean. Together,  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ensign Efrain Rosa) PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma, a 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutter, returned to their homeport at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Sunday after a 63-day patrol conducting operations and training in...

Coast Guard Cutter Reliance returns to homeport following 9-week patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Reliance returns to homeport following 9-week patrol
BOSTON — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Reliance returned to their homeport at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine on Monday, following a nine-week patrol in the Caribbean Sea supporting the Joint Interagency Task Force-South. During the deployment, the 75-member crew of the Reliance was primarily responsible for conducting counter drug operations in support of U.S. and international law....

Coast Guard Cutter Reliance to hold change of command

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Cmdr. Michael L. Gatlin will relieve Cmdr. Gregory A. Burg as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Reliance during a change of command ceremony at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, N.H., July 20, 2010 at 10 a.m.

Dominican Republic navy engineers complete Coast Guard engineering logistics course

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The U.S. Coast Guard recognized 11 Dominican Republic navy engineering officers Friday who completed an advanced Coast Guard Engineering Logistics and Administration course at the 27 February Naval Base in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Cutter Tahoma Returning to Maine from Haiti

KITTERY, MAINE ­­­­– The Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma, based at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is scheduled to return home today after a 56-day patrol in the Caribbean, which included providing support to Haiti after the Jan. 12 earthquake.

Maritime speed limit imposed near Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The Coast Guard has established a five-knot speed limit on the Piscataqua River near the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard on Seavey Island, Maine, October 15 to November 15, 2009, while Navy divers conduct underwater operations there.

Maine cutter to hold change of command

KITTERY, Maine – A change of command ceremony is scheduled for the Coast Guard Cutter Campbell at 10 a.m., at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, Friday.