Tag: CGC Active

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: DC3 Ryan Wenzel

Whether you need something fixed, inspected or its operation explained, Petty Officer 3rd Class Wenzel is your one-stop shop for answers and advice with a friendly smile. “I like helping people and training people,” said Wenzel. “Everybody comes to me when they have a question about the boat.”

Operation Trident Fury: An exercise with northern neighbors

Operation Trident Fury

Everyone enjoys having a friendly neighbor. The biennial Trident Fury exercise, led by the Royal Canadian navy, is designed to build and reinforce a strong working relationship between the maritime forces of the U.S. and Canada. This year, it included live gunnery exercises, maritime surveillance and anti-submarine warfare training. Learn more about this critical strategic partnership!

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Lt. j.g. Jessie Cuttie

As a junior officer taking on a huge responsibility, Cuttie may not have had all the answers at first. But with unwavering determination and the support of her crew, she made sure Active was always ready to answer the call.

San Francisco’s Fleet Week celebrates sea service traditions

CGC Active at Fleet Week

With contributions from Coast Guard District 11 Public Affairs . Members of the Coast Guard honor platoon march toward Washington Square during the Italian Heritage Parade. This year's Fleet Week took place from October 7-12. Coast Guard photo by PA3 Erik Swanson. Originating from President Theodore Roosevelt’s “Great White Fleet” in 1907, where 16 battleships

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Day 5: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Our fifth video features the rescue of two crewmembers from a fishing vessel on fire 10 miles off the coast of Long Beach, Washington, by the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Active and aircrew from Air Station Astoria, Oregon, and is narrated by Aviation Survival Technician First Class Michael Spencer who observed the rescue

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