Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia returns from Republic of Palau

Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia returns from Republic of Palau
Crew members from the Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia (WLB 215) visit Sonsorol, Palau, to deliver food, fuel, and medicine from the Palau Ministry of Health, Oct. 22, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of the Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia) SANTA RITA, Guam — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia (WLB 215) returned Sunday from a deployment that furthered maritime safety and security improvements with the...

U.S. conducts maritime safety, security improvements with Republic of Palau

U.S. conducts maritime safety, security improvements with Republic of Palau
Members of Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia stand for a photo with representatives of the Palau Ministry of Transportation May 5, 2019, off Palau. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by USCGC Sequoia) HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard, in partnership with Embassy Koror and with the support of the Department of Interior, provided aids-to-navigation infrastructure improvements in the waters of Koror, Palau in early May...

Coast Guard, Republic of Palau conduct joint exercise

Coast Guard, Republic of Palau conduct joint exercise
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Republic of Palau participated in an exercise to jointly develop guidelines for cooperation and evaluate Palau’s use of their patrol boat in support of search and rescue May 19. The exercise served to formalize the process for communications and deployment of assets from state, local and federal levels as well as to evaluate coordination and operating procedures....

Coast Guard conducts multi-agency search for man overboard in Pacific

Coast Guard conducts multi-agency search for man overboard in Pacific
HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard is coordinating a multi-agency long-range search for a 55-year-old mariner reported overboard near the Republic of Palau, Wednesday. Coast Guard Joint Rescue Coordination Center Honolulu received a forwarded Inmarsat-C phone distress call from Rescue Coordination Center Australia regarding a crewmember who was reported overboard off the motor vessel Taipower Prosperity...

Coast Guard Cutter Washington returns from Pacific deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Washington returns from Pacific deployment
Apra Harbor, GUAM – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Washington, a 110-foot patrol boat, returned from a patrol to the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau, Sept. 16, 2012. During their 12-day deployment, the Washington crew conducted community engagements and law enforcement patrols within the Exclusive Economic Zones of the United States, Federated States of Micronesia and...