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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RDML Tiongson is a career Cutterman whose time at sea spans five Coast Guard cutters and one U.
Likewise, White House said it intends to grant the high-endurance US Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Boutwell to the Philippine Navy, the third ship of its class that it has provided in the past few years.
The boat shoe was on the other foot in 2001, though, when as a new Ops Center watch officer, "we would put together calls between the USCG, State and others for some Coast Guard cutter conducting a boarding somewhere.
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is sending a second former Coast Guard cutter to augment the Philippines navy.
Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walker, which left her with severe nerve damage, TBI and spinal injuries.
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Mr Brbora and Jane Hitchins, the boat's doctor, were transferred by small boat to a US coast guard cutter and taken to Highland General Hospital in Oakland, California.
Chief Petty Officer Kip Wadlow in Juneau said that the ship sank about four hours after a Coast Guard cutter unleashed cannon fire at the abandoned 164-foot Ryou-Un Maru.
The boat's doctor Jane Hitchens, 50, from Kent, and 29-year-old Nik Brbora, who lives in London, were transferred by small boat to a US coast guard cutter, the Bertholf, which arrived in Alameda, San Francisco, on Monday.
After determining that the small boat was no longer seaworthy, the US Coast Guard Cutter Sea Otter quickly responded in order to take the mariners aboard and their vessel in tow.
The US Coast Guard deployed an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter and the Coast Guard Cutter Sapelo patrol boat from a base in Puerto Rico, as well as a sentry aircraft from the US naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to participate in the search in Samana Bay off the northern Dominican coast.

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