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July 6, 2016

Acquisition update: Coast Guard orders 11 over the horizon cutter boats

The Coast Guard placed delivery orders for 11 over the horizon IV cutter boats worth approximately $4.76 million with SAFE Boats International LLC of Bremerton, Washington, June 28.

June 1, 2016

Acquisition update: Coast Guard orders nine cutter boats

The Coast Guard placed an order for nine over the horizon IV cutter boats worth approximately $3.89 million with SAFE Boats International LLC of Bremerton, Washington, April 27.

April 29, 2016

Bravo zulu: 2015 Innovation Award winners

Innovation is the cornerstone of any successful agency. The Coast Guard innovation program continues to encourage and solicit ideas from innovative members of our workforce to solve complex, everyday problems that we face in our mission execution.Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft recently presented deserving individuals the 2015 Capt. Niels

April 22, 2016

Coast Guard Orders C-130J Long Range Surveillance Aircraft

The Coast Guard's C-130Js are produced by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Marietta, Georgia. Photo courtesy of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.Using funds transferred from the Coast Guard, the Air Force awarded a $61.3 million contract to Lockheed Martin Corp. on April 18, 2016, for production of one C-130J long range surveillance aircraft, the 13th of

Jan. 8, 2016

Acquisition update: Air Force order includes one C-130J surveillance aircraft for Coast Guard

The U.S. Air Force on Dec. 30, 2015, placed an order that included on C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for the Coast Guard.

Oct. 29, 2015

Coast Guard Tests Newest Version Of MH-65 Helicopter

The prototype MH-65E Dolphin takes to the air for the first time in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Oct. 28. The MH-65E features modernized avionics systems, new sensors and an upgraded flight control system. U.S. Coast Guard photo.The prototype MH-65E Dolphin – the next configuration in the Coast Guard’s short range recovery helicopter conversion

March 18, 2015

Acquisition update: U.S. Coast Guard commemorates final response boat-medium delivery

The U.S. Coast Guard marked the delivery of the 174th response boat-medium – the final RB-M produced – in a ceremony at Station St. Petersburg, Florida, March 17, 2015.

Feb. 27, 2015

Acquisition update: Coast Guard receives final production response boat-medium

The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the 174th response boat-medium – the final RB-M produced – at Station St. Petersburg, Florida, Feb. 26, 2015.