The US Coast Guard modified its current contract with Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) April 25 to begin construction of the fourth offshore patrol cutter (OPC), the service announced last month.
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05 Apr 2022
According to Northrop Grumman, the Mark 44 is slated to replace the Mark 38 25mm autocannons aboard select U.S. Navy ships and U.S. Coast Guard Cutters...
11 Feb 2022
The United State and Uruguay finalized an agreement for the transfer of three decommissioned Coast Guard patrol boats to the Uruguay Navy.
10 Feb 2022
The United States Navy does not have any icebreaker ships in its inventory, while the United States Coast Guard has two aging icebreakers. The US Arctic Security Affairs advisors recommend acquiring new icebreaker ships for the Arctic, where the ice is melting year by year and forming new waterways.
09 Feb 2022
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point accepted the delivery of the second HC-130J Super Hercules long-range surveillance aircraft on January 21. This aircraft provides heavy air transport and long-range maritime patrol capability to the USCG.
13 Jan 2022
Naval News inquired to the U.S. Coast Guard for information on the new medium-endurance Cutter, or OPC, and regarding mission requirements.
08 Dec 2021
A Chinese government survey ship, Da Yang Hao, has been accused of illegal activities in ...
19 Oct 2021
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) commissioned the 45th fast response cutter (FRC), Emlen Tunnell, Oct 15, 2021. It is the fourth of six planned FRCs stationed in Manama, Bahrain.
23 Apr 2021
Bollinger Shipyards press release The USCGC GLEN HARRIS is the third of six FRCs to ...