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  USCG: About Us - Aircraft & Cutters
Cutters and small boats are used on the water and fixed and rotary wing (helicopters) aircraft are used in the air.
All vessels under 65 feet in length are classified as boats and usually operate near shore and on inland waterways.
Cutters, usually have a motor surf boat and/or a rigid hull inflatable boat on board.
www.uscg.mil /datasheet   (244 words)

 Alien Migration Interdiction
The Coast Guard conducts patrols and coordinates with other federal agencies and foreign countries to interdict undocumented migrants at sea, denying them entry via maritime routes to the United States, its territories and possessions.
The Coast Guard conducts patrols and coordinates with other federal agencies and foreign countries to interdict undocumented migrants at sea, denying them entry via maritime routes to the U.S., its territories and possessions.
This operation concentrated Coast Guard patrols in the Windward Passage (the body of water between Haiti and Cuba) to interdict Haitian migrants.
www.uscg.mil /hq/g-o/g-opl/AMIO/AMIO.htm   (1386 words)

  USCG Patrol Boat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Coast Guard has maintained various classes of patrol boats.
The USCG currently has 49 patrol boats in its Island class.
The USCG is in the process of refitting these vessels.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/USCG_patrol_boat   (536 words)

 "Boating Season" - "Sailing Season"- Let's make sure it's a safe one!
While towing this boat back to shore, one of the members of the Auxiliary patrol recounted how an incident the year prior, in the same area, could have easily turned into a fatal accident.
When the Auxiliary patrol boat approached the PWC, which was dead in the water, and asked if he had a problem and did he need help, the answer was astounding.
So the best way to participate in water activities, especially recreational boating, is to acquire knowledge, knowledge about the rules of the road, about navigation, about weather and knowledge about the area in which you are boating, commonly referred to as called local knowledge.
www.auxguidanceskills.info /press/boatseason.html   (814 words)

 U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary
Boats, aircraft, and radio stations belonging to members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary and meeting standards of equipment and training set forth by the Commandant of the Coast Guard are designated "operational facilities" and authorized to display the Coast Guard Auxiliary ensign.
Boats equipped with a radio antenna but no mast may fly the Auxiliary ensign on it, about two-thirds of the way up.
The patrol boat ensign is based on the so-called "racing stripes" painted as an identifying insignia on the hulls and fuselages of Coast Guard cutters and aircraft.
home1.gte.net /vzeohzt4/Seaflags/uscg/uscgaux.html   (463 words)

Thus, in the early phases of Market Time the USCG boats bore much of the coastal patrol work until additional USN assets were able to take over the work load.
By the end of May the boats had been loaded aboard cargo ships and were on their way to Subic Bay in the Philip­pines which was to serve as an advanced training facility to ready the crews for deployment to the war zone.
Rarely during their daily patrol operations were any of the small craft found to be carrying weapons or supplies.
www.warboats.org /uscgvietnam.htm   (2293 words)

 Missouri Boating
Boating is a highly regulated recreational activity, and there may be occasions when a law enforcement officer will inspect your boat for compliance with equipment and legal conformity.
The boat operator has the responsibility of ensuring the safety of all passengers and this includes making certain all required safety equipment is onboard the boat and ready to use.
A Missouri state water patrol officer may remove any unmanned or unattended watercraft from the water when, in the judgment of the officer, the watercraft creates a hazardous condition.
boatingcertificate.com /Missouri/02_LawsAndSafetyEquipment/01_Laws.aspx   (551 words)

 The Colorado River Coast Guard
With the passage of the Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971, Congress gave the Coast Guard additional resources and funds to reduce the growing problem of boating accidents, and to assist in training local agencies in Boating Safety education and enforcement.
The Coast Guard Boating Safety Officers soon discovered that their small outboard boats were no match for the high speed powerboats and their attempt at stopping violators often resulted in a one finger salute and a good look at the boat's stern as it sped away.
These detachments conducted over 500 boardings of recreational boats each year, and by 1980 the fatality rate was reduced from fifteen to twenty boating related deaths each year to only one or two.
www.boatcop.com /uscgcrp.htm   (1505 words)

Sunday evening, the skipper of a 21-foot pleasure boat contacted the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu watchstander reporting the vessel was aground in the vicinity of Kaneohe Bay.
The skipper was concerned because nightfall was approaching and he was concerned for his passenger and his safety and for getting the boat off the reef.
The HFD crew transported the 52-year-old man to shore aboard their small boat where an awaiting ambulance further transported him to a local hospital.
www.uscghawaii.com /go/doc/800/134362   (532 words)

 Island Class USCG Patrol Boat - iboats Marine MegaMall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
This is a scaled-down reproduction of the Coast Guard modified, highly successful British-designed patrol boat, which replaced the older 95-foot Cape-class patrol boats.
With this RC Boat, you’re the captain and your crew awaits your commands.
Lake, pond, or pool—this patrol boat is a guaranteed party booster.
www.iboats.com /products/gift/45977_28.html   (278 words)

 WPB - "Point Class" Cutter
Coastal Zone II was pretty much patrolled by Navy PCFs, But on occasions we took some of their patrols, and vice versa.
We patrolled areas (roughly) 25 miles long, and extending to 20 miles off shore; where our mission was the suppression of smuggling.
Hi Dan, I was in the Coast Guard in Vietnam and was stationed on an 82' patrol boat (USCG 82320) the Point Hudson.
www.warboats.org /wpb.htm   (664 words)

 USCG Patrol Boat Baranof Rejoins CTF 158 - US Navy News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Crew members of the U.S. Coast Guard Patrol Boat Baranof (WPB 1318) got underway today, Sept. 1, to rejoin the Australian-led Combined Task Force 158 in the North Persian Gulf.
Baranof is one of several Coast Guard patrol boats assigned to Patrol Forces South West Asia (PATFORSWA).
Coast Guard seaman Joseph Cuzynski, an engine mechanic aboard the patrol boat, has been in the Coast Guard for one year and already understands how morale affects the entire crew.
navynews.crispynews.com /article/show/17457   (384 words)

 Diverhead :: View topic - Coast Guard Auxiliary Boat Endangers Divers
Eventually, the boat was anchored within a few feet of the group's floating dive flag, which is often used by student divers as they surface from a dive.
They are actually planning to meet with the patrol boat operators and were glad to have the additional viewpoint relayed to them beforehand.
At that time, groups of student divers -- completely unaware that a boat was now anchored adjacent to the dive float -- were exiting the water, and they often use the rope attached to the dive float during their ascents.
www.diverhead.com /viewtopic.php?t=252   (1642 words)

 INCSR, MARCH 1996: OTHER USG ASSISTANCE PROVIDED: United States Coast Guard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Through these operations, communication between the USCG and the Mexican Navy has significantly improved to such a level that arrangements are being pursued for a Mexican naval officer to be assigned as a liaison officer to USCG command centers in Los Angeles, CA and New Orleans, LA.
The USCG maintains the ability to transfer decommissioned patrol boats to Caribbean and Latin American nations and does so whenever possible.
USCG personnel are permanently stationed in several American Embassies located in source and transit countries.
www.hri.org /docs/USSD-INCSR/95/OtherUSG/USCG.html   (979 words)

 Patrol boat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A patrol boat is a small naval vessel generally designed for coastal defence duties.
They are also referred to as Offshore Patrol Vessels.
The U.S. Navy operated the Pegasus class of armed hydrofoils for years, in a patrol boat role.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patrol_boat   (245 words)

 U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 44, District 7, Daytona Beach   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Designed much like a large barge, and with a flat bottom and very shallow draft, the 360 foot LST had large bow doors that would open to allow the on and off loading of tanks, trucks and other equipment on a beach.
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alert is a 210 foot medium endurance cutter assigned to patrol the Atlantic Ocean.
Of all the boats in the Coast Guard's fleet, the 41 foot utility boat, "The 41" as it's commonly referred to in the Coast Guard, is the boat that the public sees and interacts with the most.
home.cfl.rr.com /flot44d7uscgaux/boatinfo.htm   (491 words)

MIAMI - Coast Guard cutter Key Biscayne, a 110-foot patrol boat homeported in St. Petersburg, Fla., repatriated nine Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabanas, Cuba today after being stopped from two separate migrant voyages this week.
The most recent case occurred Saturday afternoon, when Coast Guard cutter Farallon, a 110-foot patrol boat from Miami Beach arrived on scene with a raft with two people on board approximately 20-miles southeast of Freeport, Bahamas.
The patient was then transferred to a small boat, and taken to ashore, where he was met by EMS for further transfer to a local hospital.
www.uscgstormwatch.com /go/doc/586/36184   (240 words)

 Oil tanker sinking brings war close to Grand Isle shore
When they arrived in the area of the burning tanker, they could hear the crackle of the intense inferno and the screams of the men dying in the sea of flaming gasoline and oil.
As the small Coast Guard patrol boat cautiously approached the scene, "We saw what appeared to be a sub," Shaner said.
Before the night was over, the tiny Coast Guard patrol boat (a converted fishing boat with a farm tractor engine) delivered all of their survivors to the Navy SAR boat.
www.crt.state.la.us /tourism/lawwii/courier_articles/oil_tanker.htm   (1084 words)

 Story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The patrol boat was even part of the flotilla during the Flag Day parade.
The boat, which arrived April 16, was used during the fautasi race.
ASG is however still looking for a patrol boat to assist with local maritime law enforcement.
www.samoanews.com /friday.05052006/FRothernews/story8.html   (352 words)

 USCG Auxiliary D11NR Operations -Surface   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The mentor must be currently or previously certified (within the last two years) in the position for which tasks are to be taught and signed off.
When requesting patrols, in POMS, be certain to also state what your intentions are during the patrol.
Weekday patrols can be done either non-reimbusable or when requested by the Coast Guard.
www.uscgaux-d11nr.org /Operations/surface.html   (543 words)

 USCG Coastal Patrol Boat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Coast Guard has maintained various classes of coastal patrol boats.
The USCG currently has fifty-six patrol boats in its Marine Protector class.
The Point class had less spacious accommodation, and they had to stop to deploy or retrieve their pursuit boat via a small crane.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/USCG_Coastal_Patrol_Boat   (322 words)

 Uscg Guide | United States Coast Guard | Coast Guard
I discovered sailing many years ago and found it to be a wonderful way to enjoy time with friends and family as well as a way to get away from the office and become totally entranced and absorbed with a world that I did not know existed...
Inflatable boats such as inflatable kayaks, inflatable catamarans, and inflatable sport boats have several advantages over their traditional watercraft counterparts...
I was laying down on the bow of the boat gazing at the brilliant stars on this moonless night.
uscg.info   (350 words)

 Coast Guard endures heavy case load
Once on scene the crew of the 41-foot rescue boat assessed that the water was too shallow to assist the vessel taking on water.
A Coast Guard 41-foot rescue boat, from Station San Francisco, was deployed to assist the vessel.
When the rescue boat arrived, the vessel in distress was already being assisted by another vessel and being towed to Grand Harbor Marina.
www.uscgsanfrancisco.com /go/doc/823/155827   (395 words)

 GMDSS Systems - USCG Navigation Center
NAVTEX is an international, automated system for instantly distributing maritime navigational warnings, weather forecasts and warnings, search and rescue notices and similar information to ships.
A small, low-cost and self-contained "smart" printing radio receiver installed in the pilot house of a ship or boat checks each incoming message to see if it has been received during an earlier transmission, or if it is of a category of no interest to the ship's master.
The last type approval by Inmarsat for a new model of maritime Inmarsat A mobile earth station was granted in 1991, since when no new Inmarsat A models have been approved.
www.navcen.uscg.gov /marcomms/gmdss/gmdss_systems.htm   (1276 words)

 Shipping, shipbuilding, offshore news
STURGEON is the 36th of 50 nearly identical vessels being built by Bollinger for the Coast Guard in a contract worth more than $200 million.
It is equipped with a larger pilothouse than the boat it replaces, providing 360-degree visibility with an integrated and sophisticated command and control system.
It also has a stern launch and recovery system for a small aluminum boat with rubber side guards (RIB) that improves efficiency and safety over the present crane launch and recovery system employed on the boat it replaces.
www.marinelog.com /DOCS/NEWSMMI/MMIOct02.html   (530 words)

 Coast Guard MSST Galveston
They are a harbor and inshore patrol and security team that include detecting and if necessary stopping or arresting submerged divers, using the Underwater Port Security System.
MSST Galveston was established in 2002, the fourth such unit commissioned in the Coast Guard.
The response boat's are routinely outfitted with heavy duty machine guns are the front and back of the boats.
www.uscgstormwatch.com /go/page/425/17626   (567 words)

 US Coast Guard Facts
Cutter and small boat crews interdict and rescue 14 illegal immigrants.
International Ice Patrol sorties provide ice safety information to facilitate the 163,238 tons of shipping during the North Atlantic ice season.
The number of Coast Guard personnel for 2001 is the same as it was in 1967.
www.uscgboating.org /about/facts.htm   (288 words)

 results for: tornado uscg patrol boat
123-foot Island-class Patrol Boats are a modification of the 110' Island Class patrol boat and being...
class Patrol Boats are a Coast Guard modification of a highly successful British-designed patrol boat.
The larger patrol boat is equipped with armor plating.
www.datechltd.co.uk /tornado_uscg_patrol_boat.html   (208 words)

 RC Electric Boats
This is a true RTR boat that includes all the accessories you need including a pistol grip radio, rechargeable battery, charger and 8 AA batteries.
This Island Class USCG patrol boat is just about as detailed as you can find and looks simply amazing.
This stable, easy-to-control boat is quick and easy to maneuver.This boat packs a healthy punch with twin motors; durable construction means you don't have to worry about bumping into the dock.
www.hobbytron.com /RCElectricBoats.html   (1744 words)

 CFP Coastal Fire Protection System Fire Sprinkler System and Automatic Fire Sprinkler System WATERMIST SYSTEM WATER ...
Description of work performed: Coastal Fire Protection is contracted through Bollinger Shipyards to provide the CO2 fire suppression systems on the USCG 87’ Coastal Patrol Boat (CPB) program.
Description of work performed: Coastal Fire Protection is contracted through Bollinger Shipyards for the fire detection systems on the USCG 87’ Coastal Patrol Boat (CPB) program.
Description of work performed: Coastal Fire Protection is contracted through Bollinger Shipyards to provide the CO2 fire suppression systems and fire detection systems on the USCG 123’ WPB Patrol Boat program.
www.coastalfire.com /clientlist.html   (985 words)

 Amazon.com: 28'' 110-Foot Island Class USCG Patrol Boat (27 Mhz): Toys & Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
This radio-controlled boat is modeled after and cleverly crafted with the functional details of the USCG Island Class patrol boats.
Full-function fully directional radio controls boat with two propellers up to 300 feet away.
RC Police Boat - Super Fast - Radio Remote Control Police Boat - 1:10 Scale - RTR
www.amazon.com /110-Foot-Island-Class-USCG-Patrol/dp/B0006TYQHI   (425 words)

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