Tag: Global

Take the SEARCH out of SAR

Did you know that your VHF marine radio is likely equipped with a technology called DSC, or digital selective calling, that can help rescuers take the “search” out of search and rescue? Ever wonder how that red “distress” button on your radio works? This is how. (Pay attention, this is important stuff, it could save

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The Coast Guard in 20-25 years

Sure, 20-25 years is really looking ahead, but when it comes to strategy development the Coast Guard can never be too forward thinking. The Evergreen II Project Report, which is put together with input from the entire Coast Guard family as well as maritime industry stakeholders, has been published and is available here. The Office

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