USCGC

AcronymDefinition
USCGCUnited States Coast Guard Cutter
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The 418-ft USCGC Bertholf is set to make a port call in Manila on Wednesday, marking the first time that a US coast guard vessel would drop anchor at the Philippine capital for an official visit.
The USCGC James was 14 nautical miles (16 miles) off Venezuela's coast when Caracas sent a patrol vessel to intercept it.
Those four competitors haven't built an icebreaker, whereas Fincantieri Marine Group manufactured the USCGC Mackinaw, a non-polar icebreaker used on the Great Lakes.
Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Yokosuka personnel provided logistics support to United States Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Munro (WF1EC 724) during a port visit to Yokosuka Naval Base this past August.
On 31 May, USCGC Valiant (WMEC 621) and its crew interdicted a go-fast vessel carrying approximately 2,700 pounds of cocaine, with a wholesale value of $32.5 million while on patrol in the Caribbean.
USCGC Aquidneck's (WPB 1309) daylight-only port visit to Umm Qasr Dec.
USCGC WACHUSETT--October 1-3, 2004, Contact Jim Ashe, Phone (518) 725-8377, Email xglass@klink.net.
Steaming independently but under the operational control of the Sixth Fleet's Enterprise Baffle Group and Command Destroyer Group 18, USCGC LEGARE sailed the Mediterranean and Baltic Seas from May through August 2001.
Fagan also noted that similar engagement and partnership capacity-building will be conducted once USCGC Stratton gets deployed to the South China Sea in a few days.
As the sea service looks to replace its legacy platforms, the heavy-duty USCGC Polar Star and medium-duty USCGC Healy are the only polar icebreakers that are currently operational.
After the turnover, USCGC Boutwell was named Barko ng Republika ng Pilipinas (BRP) Andres Bonifacio and commissioned immediately.
In total five ships were involved in the search and rescue mission - Akademik Shokalskiy, the French vessel L'Astrolabe, Xue Long, Aurora Australis and USCGC Polar Star.