Admiral Karl Schultz, USCG, Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard responds to a question submitted by Naval News on the possibility of ice-strengthened Cutters for Arctic Operations.
Tag Archives : USCG
02 Feb 2021
The US Coast Guard released a request for proposal (RFP) Jan. 29 for detail design and production of up to 11 offshore patrol cutters (OPCs), the service announced yesterday.
28 Jan 2021
The Coast Guard commissioned the 41st fast response cutter (FRC), Charles Moulthrope, in Portsmouth, Virginia, Jan. 21. The cutter is the first of six FRCs to be assigned to Patrol Forces Southwest Asia and stationed in Manama, Bahrain.
12 Jan 2021
The US Coast Guard short range recovery helicopter program within the past month delivered four MH-65E helicopters: three to Air Station Port Angeles, Washington, and one to Aviation Training Center Mobile, Alabama.
22 Dec 2020
Bollinger Shipyards LLC (“Bollinger”) yesterday delivered the USCGC ROBERT GOLDMAN to the U.S. Coast Guard in Key West, Florida. This is the 165th vessel Bollinger has delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard over a 35-year period and the 42nd Fast Response Cutter (“FRC”) delivered under the current program.
26 Oct 2020
National Security Advisor Richard O’Brien announces feasibility study to base FRCs in American Samoa to combat Chinese aggression
15 Oct 2020
The Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC) Oct. 7 kicked off a month-long evaluation of unmanned surface vehicles (USV) and their ability to provide persistent maritime domain awareness in remote areas of the ocean.
13 Oct 2020
USCG press release The Coast Guard Oct. 6 issued a delivery order worth approximately $66.6 ...
28 Sep 2020
The US Coast Guard on September 22 exercised a contract option for production of four more Sentinel-class fast response cutters (FRCs) and associated deliverables worth just over $222 million with Bollinger Shipyards of Lockport, Louisiana.
24 Sep 2020
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) exercised a contract option for the production of four more Sentinel-class fast response cutters (FRCs) and associated deliverables worth just over $222 million with Bollinger Shipyards of Lockport, Louisiana.