U.S. Coast Guard Seeks Builders For Big New Cutters

2021-3-30  The U.S. Coast Guard is accepting bids to build up to eleven new Heritage class Offshore Patrol Cutters for about $411 million dollars apiece. Here's how shipbuilders can win

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Coast Guard commissions cutter named for NC native ...

2021-8-16  At U.S. Coast Guard Station Fort Macon in Atlantic Beach on Friday, Aug. 6, one breezy, blue-sky day before the 79 th anniversary of America’s Pacific Islands campaign in World War II, the U.S. Coast Guard convened a hundred officers, crew and family members to commission a new, fast-response cutter named for Chief Petty Officer Glen Harris, who was born in the Down East village of Stacy ...

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New cutter named after Coast Guard hero, first Black ...

2021-7-7  Lockport-based Bollinger Shipyards has delivered its latest cutter, named after a Coast Guard hero who later became the first Black player inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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THE CUTTERS, BOATS, AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S.

2018-6-14  National Security Cutter (NSC), 418-foot Legend class The first major cutter to join the Coast Guard as part of the fleet recapitalization plan, the national security cut-ter is the largest and most technologically advanced of the service’s new cutters. At 418 feet in length, capable of speeds up to 28 knots, with a crew complement of 122 and

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New Coast Guard cutter has arrived at Fort Macon

2021-8-17  The Coast Guard Cutter Steelhead arrived at its new homeport in Fort Macon early this month. Officials said the coastal patrol boat with a crew of

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Keel laid for new Coast Guard cutter Calhoun - UPI

2021-7-26  The new ship is a Legend-class, or national security-class vessel, the largest active patrol cutter class of the Coast Guard. Nine have entered service since the first, the USCG Bertholf, was ...

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Could the U.S. Arm Cutters With Anti-Ship Missiles?

2016-6-20  The Coast Guard is unlikely to ever require more than about 50 missiles to meet its peacetime needs. A very rough estimate of LRASM unit cost would be something on the order of

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USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) Military Wiki Fandom

2021-6-16  USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) is a United States Coast Guard medium endurance cutter. She is the first of the 210' Medium Endurance Cutter Fleet and the fourth Revenue Cutter / Coast Guard Cutter to bear the name Reliance. Constructed by Todd Shipyards in Houston, Texas and commissioned in 1964, she was originally homeported in Corpus Christi, Texas. Her duties included offshore oil rig ...

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USCGC DILIGENCE - United States Coast Guard

Power plant: Two Alco 16V-251 diesel engines, two shafts, 5,000 bhp. Speed: 18 knots. Range: 6,100 nautical miles at 12 knots. Armament: One Mk. 38 25 mm cannon and two .50-caliber machine guns.

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Cutter Reliance leaving Seacoast for good after 32 years

2020-7-6  Cutter Reliance leaving Seacoast for good after 32 years. KITTERY, MAINE —The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Reliance crew will depart on patrol from Portsmouth Naval

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Reliance Class Cutter Military

2021-9-2  Reliance Class Cutter. Service US Coast Guard. Propulsion 2x Alco 16V-251 diesel engines. Speed 18 kts. Range 2,700 miles. Crew 75. Armament 1x 25mm cannon, 2x M2 .50 caliber machine guns ...

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Fast Response Cutters - United States Coast Guard

July 1, 2021 - Coast Guard accepts 45th fast response cutter. May 26, 2021 - Coast Guard cutters arrive at Bahrain homeport. April 22, 2021 - Coast Guard accepts 44th fast response cutter. April 7, 2021 - Coast Guard cutters depart on historic journey to new homeport. March 14, 2021 - Coast Guard commissions 42nd fast response cutter

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Coast Guard commissions cutter named for NC native ...

2021-8-16  At U.S. Coast Guard Station Fort Macon in Atlantic Beach on Friday, Aug. 6, one breezy, blue-sky day before the 79 th anniversary of America’s Pacific Islands campaign in World War II, the U.S. Coast Guard convened a hundred officers, crew and family members to commission a new, fast-response cutter named for Chief Petty Officer Glen Harris, who was born in the Down East village of Stacy ...

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Polar Security Cutter (PSC), United States of America

The Polar Security Cutter (PSC) programme involves the construction of a series of icebreakers for the US Coast Guard (USCG) to replace its ageing fleet of icebreakers. VT Halter Marine will build the new PSCs at its Pascagoula shipyard. The polar security cutters

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PHOTO: U.S. Coast Guard Commissions Three New Cutters

2021-7-29  July 29, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Travis Magee/Released. The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday commissioned three new Fast Response Cutters at a ceremony presided over by ...

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Report to Congress on Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter ...

2021-7-1  The Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter (PSC) program is a program to acquire three new PSCs (i.e., heavy polar icebreakers), to be followed years from now by the acquisition of up to three new ...

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New Coast Guard Icebreaker Remains on Tight Schedule

2020-5-21  New Coast Guard Icebreaker Remains on Tight Schedule. 5/21/2020. By Connie Lee. Artist rendering of the VT Halter polar security cutter design. Technology Associates, Inc. illustration. The Coast Guard is continuing to modernize its fleet of

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USCGC DILIGENCE - United States Coast Guard

Power plant: Two Alco 16V-251 diesel engines, two shafts, 5,000 bhp. Speed: 18 knots. Range: 6,100 nautical miles at 12 knots. Armament: One Mk. 38 25 mm cannon and two .50-caliber machine guns.

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USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) Military Wiki Fandom

2021-6-16  USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) is a United States Coast Guard medium endurance cutter. She is the first of the 210' Medium Endurance Cutter Fleet and the fourth Revenue Cutter / Coast Guard Cutter to bear the name Reliance. Constructed by Todd Shipyards in Houston, Texas and commissioned in 1964, she was originally homeported in Corpus Christi, Texas. Her duties included offshore oil rig ...

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270-Foot Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC) Famous

2021-1-7  The Coast Guard plans to spend over $12 billion over a period of 20 years to acquire a fleet of 25 Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC), its highest investment priority and largest acquisition program.

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Fast Response Cutters - United States Coast Guard

July 1, 2021 - Coast Guard accepts 45th fast response cutter. May 26, 2021 - Coast Guard cutters arrive at Bahrain homeport. April 22, 2021 - Coast Guard accepts 44th fast response cutter. April 7, 2021 - Coast Guard cutters depart on historic journey to new homeport. March 14, 2021 - Coast Guard commissions 42nd fast response cutter

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Reliance Class Cutter Military

2021-9-2  Reliance Class Cutter. Service US Coast Guard. Propulsion 2x Alco 16V-251 diesel engines. Speed 18 kts. Range 2,700 miles. Crew 75. Armament 1x 25mm cannon, 2x M2 .50 caliber machine guns ...

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PHOTO: U.S. Coast Guard Commissions Three New Cutters

2021-7-29  July 29, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Travis Magee/Released. The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday commissioned three new Fast Response Cutters at a ceremony presided over by ...

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Coast Guard Cutter to Deploy to U.S. 5th Fleet; Escort New ...

2020-12-3  Coast Guard Cutter to Deploy to U.S. 5th Fleet; Escort New FRCs to Bahrain Posted on December 3, 2020 December 3, 2020 by Richard R. Burgess, Senior Editor A U.S. Navy MH-60R Sea Hawk, from Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 37, transfers suspected contraband to U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter

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USCGC Stone, Coast Guard's newest cutter, passes ...

2020-10-2  Coast Guard cutters are used for maritime and homeland security, law enforcement, marine safety, environmental protection and national defense missions. The ships have a length of 418 feet, a ...

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Polar Security Cutter (PSC), United States of America

The Polar Security Cutter (PSC) programme involves the construction of a series of icebreakers for the US Coast Guard (USCG) to replace its ageing fleet of icebreakers. VT Halter Marine will build the new PSCs at its Pascagoula shipyard. The polar security cutters

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New Coast Guard Icebreaker Remains on Tight Schedule

2020-5-21  New Coast Guard Icebreaker Remains on Tight Schedule. 5/21/2020. By Connie Lee. Artist rendering of the VT Halter polar security cutter design. Technology Associates, Inc. illustration. The Coast Guard is continuing to modernize its fleet of

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USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) Military Wiki Fandom

2021-6-16  USCGC Reliance (WMEC-615) is a United States Coast Guard medium endurance cutter. She is the first of the 210' Medium Endurance Cutter Fleet and the fourth Revenue Cutter / Coast Guard Cutter to bear the name Reliance. Constructed by Todd Shipyards in Houston, Texas and commissioned in 1964, she was originally homeported in Corpus Christi, Texas. Her duties included offshore oil rig ...

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USCGC DILIGENCE - United States Coast Guard

Power plant: Two Alco 16V-251 diesel engines, two shafts, 5,000 bhp. Speed: 18 knots. Range: 6,100 nautical miles at 12 knots. Armament: One Mk. 38 25 mm cannon and two .50-caliber machine guns.

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270-Foot Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC) Famous

2021-1-7  The Coast Guard plans to spend over $12 billion over a period of 20 years to acquire a fleet of 25 Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC), its highest investment priority and largest acquisition program.

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