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US Coast Guard Unloads Nearly 20,000 Pounds of Seized Cocaine Worth $338 Million

US Coast Guard Unloads Nearly 20,000 Pounds of Seized Cocaine Worth $338 Million

BY BOWEN XIAO The U.S. Coast Guard said on Feb. 10 that it would be unloading nearly 20,000 pounds of cocaine seized in recent months from what they described as “known drug-transit zones of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.” The haul is worth approximately $338 million. The total haul—the result of eight interceptions made between mid-November and mid-January—is being offloaded at Naval […]

First MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aerial Vehicle arrives at NBVC Point Mugu

First MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aerial Vehicle arrives at NBVC Point Mugu

Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) today received the first MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aerial Vehicle assigned to Unmanned Patrol Squadron One Nine (VUP-19) Detachment Point Mugu known as “Big Red.” The U.S. Coast Guard at Forward Operating Base Point Mugu provided air-to-air support from their HH-65 Dolphin to document the arrival of the first MQ-4C at […]

Happy 227th Birthday US Coast Guard – August 4!

1790-2017! @USCG #CG227 #SEMPERPARATUS #CHEERSUSCG #SOT We’re very proud to wish our friends at the US Coast Guard a happy 227th birthday which they will celebrate August 4th! Like all of our military men and women, the Coast Guard is a vital part of our national security and we thank them for their service!The US […]