Tag: RADM Mary Landry

Coast Guard Foundation honors Deepwater Horizon responders

Coast Guard Foundation logo. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ademide Adedokun.

Last week, the Coast Guard Foundation presented the Guardian of the Heartland award to the flight crews who took part in the search and rescue mission following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig one year ago today. The aircrews were honored with tributes from U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O’Hara and Rear Adm. Mary Landry, Coast Guard 8th District commander.

Papp Provides Forces, Logistics for Gulf Spill Response

ADM Papp arrives in Venice, La. to view operations at the oil spill response staging area. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Barry Bena) ADM Papp responded to a proposal that currently sits before the uniform board and wore a new Operational Dress Uniform test item, an eight-point hat, during his recent

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Rear Admiral Landry talks to bloggers about oil spill

Rear Admiral Mary Landry spoke to bloggers yesterday about the ongoing response to the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. RADM Landry is the Eighth Coast Guard District commander and is currently acting as the Federal On Scene Coordinator for the Unified Area Command Deepwater Horizon Response. Click here to download and listen to

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