coast guard cutter


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coast guard cutter

[′kōst ‚gärd ‚kəd·ər]
(naval architecture)
A small, armed boat in a coast guard.
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Coast Guard Cutter Bonito out of Montauk recovered a second person from the water near the crash site off the shore of Indian Wells Beach in the hours after the crash, according to a statement from the Coast Guard.
NAVSUP Global Logistics Support (GLS) postal products and services facilitated mail services for the first time to Antarctica in support of heavy icebreaker United States Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star's (WAGB 10) port visit to McMurdo Station, Jan.
Chief Vasquez just moored the Coast Guard Cutter HALIBUT in its home port of Marina del Rey, California following a three-day search and rescue case, in which the HALIBUT assisted a fishing vessel that was disabled in 15-foot seas off of San Nicolas Island.
Meanwhile, the Coast Guard Cutter Tampa has only recently left New Jersey when it is inundated with multiple emergency beacons flashing off the coast.
He boarded the Coast Guard cutter Gannet with his hydro pod, which operates like a large, floating hamster cage.
Coast Guard cutter off Key Largo, Florida, shown at right, after 22 years of reef duty.
A Coast Guard cutter headed to help after taking part in a separate rescue mission off Haiti, while two Air Force Hurricane Hunter planes searched in vain for the US-owned El Faro.
In a historic first, the US Coast Guard Cutter Healy - one of America's two icebreakers, reached the North Pole unaccompanied.
Coast Guard cutter and a helicopter crew are aiding in the Saturday search off Jamaica.
SEATTLE - Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star (WAGB-10) successfully completed its breakout of McMurdo Science Station in Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze in February.
In 2012, the 165-foot WWII Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk was sunk to serve as an artificial reef and now joins a host of other retired warships scuttled for the same purpose.
The Coast Guard cutter Alex Haley attempted to secure the drifting drill ship but that line also failed and wrapped itself around one of the cutter's propellers.

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