Coast Guard concludes maritime security operations in Papua New Guinea

Coast Guard concludes maritime security operations in Papua New Guinea
TOWNSVILLE, Australia – United States Coast Guard boats are loaded onto the flight deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20).  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Anaid Banuelos Rodriguez) ALAMEDA, Calif. — U.S. Coast Guard servicemembers recently completed loading six small boats and accompanying equipment onboard the USS Green Bay (LPD-20)...

Cape Cod Coast Guard unit returns from deployment to Alaska

Cape Cod Coast Guard unit returns from deployment to Alaska
Cape Cod – Coast Guard reservists assigned to Port Security Unit 301 in Cape Cod, Mass., completed 14-day deployment to Anchorage, Alaska where the provided Port Security and communications support for the National Exercise Program’s Capstone Exercise 2014, Wednesday. The exercise, which coincided with the 50th anniversary of the magnitude 9.2 Good Friday Earthquake that struck Alaska...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 301 returns from a six-month deployment

BOURNE, Mass. – Approximately 600 people arrived at Air Station Cape Cod, here, to welcome back Coast Guard Port Security Unit 301 crewmembers after they returned from a six-month deployment at around midnight Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010.

San Francisco based Coast Guard unit deploys to Middle East

ALAMEDA, Calif. — A San Francisco-based Coast Guard unit left on a deployment to the Middle East today. Crewmmebers from Port Security Unit 312, located near the San Francisco International Airport, have been deployed to provide support and protection for high-value assets. PSU 312 consists of 105 Coast Guard Reservists and six active duty members. There are an additional 14 Coast Guardsmen from...

Cape Cod Coast Guard officer diagnosed with H1N1 flu virus

BOSTON – The Center for Disease Control confirmed today that a local Coast Guardsman stationed at the Port Security Unit 301 in Cape Cod, Mass., tested positive for the H1N1 flu virus.

Army National Guard Soldiers training Coast Guard Reservists for deployment

By Army Master Sgt. Bob Haskell CAMP EDWARDS, Mass. – On Sept. 11, a Thursday and the seventh anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Coast Guard Reservists fired M240 machine guns, trained in convoy operations, and refined other skills they may one day need to combat another terrorist attack against American men and women. The “Coasties,” members of Port Security Unit 301, are training for a deployment...