US Coast Guard

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Noun1.US Coast Guard - an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerceUS Coast Guard - an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
Department of Transportation, DoT, Transportation - the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
coastguard - a military service responsible for the safety of maritime traffic in coastal waters
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Looking in turn at background and missions, 23 articles discuss such matters as US Coast Guard Auxiliary aviation: expandable force capability, constancy amid great change, the Coast Guard's Trident, working together to free whales, the Coast Guard as a partner in Caribbean security, and multimission costs too much.
The Philippine Navy's latest frigate, the BRP Andres Bonifacio, left the US Coast Guard Base in Alameda, California on Nov.
Vard Marine Design Selected for US Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutter
Although the US Coast Guard said they were calling off the search at 5am this morning UK time, a British Hercules C-130 plane will carry on patrolling until 10pm tonight.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 23, 2014-Exelis gets USD32m award to supply surveillance radars to US Coast Guard
London, September 3 ( ANI ): Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe lost his way kayaking in the waters off New York's Long Island and was rescued by a US Coast Guard boat, officials said.
The book is illustrated with b&w photos and maps, and includes an appendix of statistics on undocumented migrants intercepted by the US Coast Guard from 1982-2009.
PAKISTANI Navy sailors have completed a two-week maritime law enforcement training course in Bahrain, hosted by the US Coast Guard Middle East Team.
At least 15 Haitian migrants have drowned and at least 65 more are missing after their boat capsized off the Turks and Caicos islands, local police and the US coast guard have said.
In late November, two US Navy Predator unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) completed a deployment to the King Salmon area of southwestern Alaska, as part of an exercise in which they flew maritime-patrol missions in support of the US Coast Guard.
Consequently, Alfa Laval has filed its type approval application with the US Coast Guard for the PureBallast 3 family.