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Archive: 2015

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. With the final RB-M delivery completed, the Coast Guard’s RB-M program has achieved full operational capability, a significant milestone in the service’s efforts to recapitalize its surface fleet of cutters and boats.