Official Twitter account for the U.S. Coast Guard. If in distress, use VHF channel 16 or dial 911. (RT, follows ≠ endorsements)
When your day goes sideways.. NMLB school students learn to navigate surf zones while using one engine. Students learn what the ocean is capable of, along with how capable the 47-foot Motor Lifeboat is under these conditions.
"America is a maritime Nation. It is a Nation shaped by seafarers who recognized the tremendous economic potential derived from unrestricted access to the oceans, internal waterways, deepwater ports and protected straits and bays." @ADMZukunf #CoastGuard2020
Here's what it's like to be rescued by the #USCG if you fall through the ice. Remember, no ice is safe ice! WATCH:
Pacific Island Countries are a power projection superhighway. Our contribution in the region is human-to-human interaction. We show our enduring commitment through ‘hands-on’ training, exchanges, and support. Learn more #CoastGuard2020
@VP is welcoming back the crew of CG Cutter Munro as they turn over 39K lbs of cocaine from drug seizures like this one from a semi-submersible off South America to federal agents. We will be live-streaming the offload on Facebook in a few hours. More:
To report a #harvey emergency you must call numbers below or 911 for assistance. If busy keep trying. Do not report distress on social media