Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star develops next generation of Arctic leaders

Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star develops next generation of Arctic leaders
The Seattle-based Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star is at anchor in Puget Sound Monday, December 7, 2020 ahead of the crew’s months-long deployment to the Arctic. U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer First Class Cynthia Oldham. Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Cynthia Oldham The Seattle-based Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star, the nation’s sole heavy icebreaker, is making its way north for the ship’s...

Coast Guard’s largest icebreaker visits Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard Cutter Healy, the nation’s largest icebreaker, will arrive and moor at the Coast Guard pier in Juneau Thursday concluding the crews Arctic West Summer 2009 mission.