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  • USCG Mobile App 20 May '15, 2pm

    Skip Navigation Contact Us Frequently Asked Questions Enter Search Term Search Current Unit USCG Home About Us Our Organization Our Missions Doing Business Join Us Security Levels THE U.S. COAST GUARD MOBILE APP Your safe boating needs in one free easy app! Available for download May ...

  • #OTD in 1898, 97 whalers rescued from Arctic during Overland Expedition. #history

    Overland Expedition 29 Mar '15, 3pm

    Dire omens abounded on the day of the landing, December 15, 1897. Captain Tuttle had followed the instructions, laying a course for Norton Sound. Heavy ice was encountered much sooner than expected, driving the BEAR south to Cape Vancouver, some 700 miles south of the point Secretary ...

  • USCG: Frequently Asked Questions 16 Mar '15, 6pm

    She met a president, Ulysses S. Grant, a Vice-President, Schuyler Colfax, made the cover of Harper's Weekly, a national publication, in 1869, was featured in stories in Putnam's Magazine and The New York Tribune, and received accolades and awards from around the country. (A poem about...

  • State of the Coast Guard 2015 24 Feb '15, 11am

    The U.S. Coast Guard is vital to our Nation's security and prosperity. The maritime domain is complex and the challenges and threats in our operational environment have never been greater. Build the 21st Century Coast Guard Through affordable investments such as the Offshore Patrol Cu...

  • TransCanada does not pay their fair share into Oil Spill Fund tarsands was deemed "not oil" so its ex…

    The Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund (OSLTF) 18 Jan '15, 6pm

    A core mission of the NPFC is to administer the disbursement and ensure proper use of the Emergency Fund, 24 hours a day, every day, so that the FOSC can immediately respond to a discharge or monitor prompt and effective cleanup activities by the responsible party (RP). the Emergency ...

  • #TBT: #HappyBirthday Elmer Stone, #USCG Aviator No. 1 & pilot of first trans-Atlantic flight.

    CDR Elmer Stone, USCG 22 Jan '15, 3pm

    Behind the controls of the U.S. Navy seaplane NC-4 when it made its historic crossing of the Atlantic was a Coast Guard officer, Commander E. F. "Archie" Stone. He was the pilot and navigator on this first successful trans-Atlantic flight. Elmer Fowler Stone was born in Livingstone, N...

  • USCG: Maritime Security (MARSEC) Levels 16 Nov '14, 6pm

    U.S. Coast Guard Maritime Security (MARSEC) Levels The Coast Guard employs a three-tiered system of Maritime Security (MARSEC) Levels designed to easily communicate to the Coast Guard and our maritime industry partners pre-planned scalable responses for credible threats. If the Secret...

  • USCG: Assistant Commandant for Capability (CG-7) 22 Sep '14, 3am

    Assistant Commandant for Capability (CG-7) Formerly the Assistant Commandat for Capability (CG-37) Mission: Capabilities Provider - The directorate responsible for identifying and providing capabilities, competencies, and capacity and developing standards for the staffing, training, e...

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