U.S. Coast Guard

U.S. Coast Guard


Official Twitter account for the U.S. Coast Guard. If in distress, use VHF channel 16 or dial 911. (RT, follows ≠ endorsements)

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#ICYMI - #USCG  members placed first in the 2019 San Francisco Fleet WeekMarksmanship Competition against the @USMC  team, the @USNavy  team and other governmental agencies. CWO2 Thomas Schafhausen also placed third in the individual competition!

EM1 Myrtle Hazard is believed to be the #USCG 's first female service member. At the time, she was the service's only female electrician. READ: #SundayReading 

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#USCG members from San Diego-based Maritime SecurityResponse Team West fast rope from a Coast Guard HH-60 Jay Hawk helicopter down to the deck of the Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast (WMEC 623).

The #USCG  offloaded more than $92 million worth of seized cocaine in San Diego. The crews of the Alert, the Seneca and the Robert Ward seized the cocaine in international waters of the Eastern Pacific Ocean. 🎥: @USCGPacificSW 

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@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:

People in #HurricaneHarvery  distress can call the following #USCG  numbers: 281-464-4851 281-464-4852 281-464-4853 281-464-4854 281-464-4855

People in distress from #harvey  can call the following #USCG  numbers: 281-464-4851 281-464-4852 281-464-4853 281-464-4854 281-464-4855

Thank you to @POTUS  and all who came out yesterday to our Nation's Capital#IndependenceDay  celebration. Happy 243rd Birthday America.

We know how much you love your pets and want to keep them safe from flooding. 🐶 #HurricaneFlorence  #Florence 

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

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During their 68-day Eastern Pacific counter drug patrol, the crew of USCGC Thetis rescued a large sea turtle entangled in $53 million worth of cocaine. Read here to learn more about this patrol:

Today we celebrate our 228th birthday! #CG228  #AlwaysReady 

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