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NSC: In the News

2017

Sept. 15, 2017 - National Security Cutter Capabilities Aid Hurricane Irma Relief 

Sept. 12, 2017 - Structural Enhancement Work To Begin On Second NSC, Conclude On First

July 14, 2017 - Coast Guard Exercises Structural Enhancement Option For Second NSC

April 3, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Commissions Sixth National Security Cutter

March 6, 2017 - Coast Guard Christens Seventh National Security Cutter

Jan. 30, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Keel Authenticated For Eighth National Security Cutter

Jan. 3, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Production Awarded For Ninth National Security Cutter

2016

Dec. 19, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Seventh National Security Cutter Launched

Dec. 16, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Sixth National Security Cutter Delivered To Coast Guard

Oct. 28, 2016 - National Security Cutter Helps Coast Guard Set Counterdrug Operations Record

Aug. 30, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards Contract For Long Lead Time Materials To Construct Ninth NSC

March 7, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Keel Authenticated For Seventh National Security Cutter

Feb. 18, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards National Security Cutter Structural Enhancement Contract

2015

Dec. 3, 2015 - National Security Cutter Delivers $748 Million Of Seized Drugs Into Custody

Nov. 16, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Christens Sixth National Security Cutter

Sept. 15, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Sixth National Security Cutter Launched

Aug. 13, 2015 - National Security Cutter Offloads $1 Billion In Seized Narcotics

Aug. 10, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Commissions Fifth National Security Cutter

Aug. 4, 2015 - Newest National Security Cutter In Boston For Coast Guard’s 225th Anniversary

July 16, 2015 - Cutter James Departs Shipyard Bound For Boston Commissioning

June 5, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Fifth National Security Cutter Delivered To Coast Guard

April 1, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Production Awarded For Eighth National Security Cutter

Jan. 22, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Fabrication Starts For Coast Guard’s Seventh National Security Cutter

2014

Dec. 8, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Commissions Fourth National Security Cutter Into Service

Nov. 18, 2014 - Newest Coast Guard Cutter Takes To Sea

Nov. 10, 2014 - Acquisition Update: National Security Cutter Hamilton Departs For Charleston Homeport

Sept. 15, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Fourth National Security Cutter Delivered To Coast Guard

Sept. 5, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards Contract To Upgrade Electronics Equipment on National Security Cutters

Aug. 19, 2014 - Acquisition Update: National Security Cutter Program Continues Progress

June 30, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Option Exercised for Long Lead Time Materials for Construction of Eighth National Security Cutter

May 7, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Fifth National Security Cutter Launched

March 31, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Production Contract Awarded for Seventh National Security Cutter

2013

Oct. 26, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Fourth National Security Cutter Christened

Oct. 7, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard begins fabrication of NSC 6

Aug. 13, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Fourth National Security Cutter Launched

May 17, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Keel Authenticated for the Fifth National Security Cutter

April 30, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Contract Awarded for Production of Sixth National Security Cutter

Feb. 2, 2013 - Adm. Papp discusses maritime strategic issues with Adm. Greenert and Gen. Amos