Tag: cruise ship

Ensuring cruise ship safety

A crewman from the cruise ship Volendam secures a line from a liferaft to the deck of the ship during an abandon ship drill demonstration for Coast Guard inspectors from Marine Safety Detachment Kodiak. The crew is required to know what actions to take during maritime emergencies, like how to launch a liferaft. U.S. Coast

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Guardian of the Week – LTJG Steven Lewis

LTJG Lewis

LTJG Steven Lewis on the Lido deck of Carnival Paradise. Lewis was the landing safety officer, working with Coast Guard and Navy personnel, to delivery supplies to the ship’s crew and passengers. U.S. Coast Guard photo. Every now and then a moment comes along that challenges the training, experience and ability of a Coast Guardsman

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itCG-Free whale-y, collision investigation, CBP drone, cruise ship medevac

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration members remove line caught on a yearling whale in waters west of Molokai, Hawaii, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2009. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Angela Henderson. Click on image to watch video of the disentangling operation. Guardians, along with NOAA and Hawaii state DLNR officials, Sunday freed

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