Coast Guard search and rescue assets return to Florida Keys, Rescue 21 towers operational

Coast Guard search and rescue assets return to Florida Keys, Rescue 21 towers operational
Crews from Station Islamorada and Station Marathon transit from Fort Myers, Florida, to Islamorada, Florida, Sept. 12, 2017 aboard response boat-mediums.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. ORLANDO, Fla. – All Coast Guard small-boat and cutter search and rescue assets in addition to essential personnel assigned to units in the Florida Keys have returned to the Keys, Friday. Coast Guard assets and personnel...

Coast Guard Sector Buffalo accepts new Rescue 21 search-and-rescue communications system

Coast Guard Sector Buffalo accepts new Rescue 21 search-and-rescue communications system
Buffalo, N.Y. — The Coast Guard held a ceremony and demonstration Wednesday morning to officially accept the new Rescue 21 communications system at Coast Guard Sector Buffalo. Rescue 21, the Coast Guard’s advanced command, control, and direction-finding communications system, was created to more efficiently locate mariners in distress. Sector Buffalo’s Rescue 21 system became operational...

Coast Guard in Maine to accept and demonstrate new search and rescue system

BOSTON — The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a ceremony to note the acceptance of the new Rescue 21 Communications System at Sector Northern New England in South Portland, Maine, Wednesday. Rescue 21, the Coast Guard’s advanced command, control and direction-finding communications system, was created to better locate mariners in distress and save lives and property at sea and on navigable rivers. U.S....

Boston Coast Guard to accept new Rescue 21 Communications System

BOSTON — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a ceremony and demonstration in Boston, Friday, commemorating the acceptance of the Rescue 21 Communications System at Coast Guard Sector Boston. The Coast Guard created Rescue 21 to better locate mariners in distress and save lives and property at sea and on navigable rivers. U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano, who represents Massachusetts’ 8th Congressional...