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U.S. Coast Guard @USCG Washington, D.C.

Official Twitter account for the U.S. Coast Guard. If in distress, use VHF channel 16 or dial 911. (RT, follows ≠ endorsements)

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Joined Twitter 6/14/08


The general election is just under 6 weeks away. You have until October 13th to register as an absentee voter throu… https://t.co/RtDDlsPGzlIt's a great day for a tour of #USCG Cutter Active! #SemperParatus #AlwaysReady https://t.co/Y1cyefiSKWWe caught up with Aids-to-Navigation Team #LongIslandSound to see what goes into the preparation and execution of t… https://t.co/Oe7sX8ovNP
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9/24
2020
The crew of #USGC Cutter Harriet Lane enjoyed an impressive view while underway in the Eastern Pacific. ✨… https://t.co/DlG4qtt7Xo🚨🚨🚨 https://t.co/jgpc807roX
9/23
2020
Head on down to Georgia to follow #USCG Air Station Savannah during this week's Instagram takeover!… https://t.co/vQAXZDMveUThe @USCG Cutter Alex Haley and the @jmsdf_pao_eng Training Squadron aboard the ship Kashima conducted a goodwill e… https://t.co/NN2iOE32aA
Retweeted by U.S. Coast GuardChief Petty Officer Isa Mariano went for a bike ride across the #GoldenGate and came upon a woman contemplating sui… https://t.co/bhUkQrQNbxWe try to stay pretty newsy on our feed but today we want to wish a happy 101st birthday to Lois Bouton, known acro… https://t.co/VMObUZPbeb
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9/22
2020
Raise your hand if you're ready to make a difference. Chat with a recruiter today about joining the #USCG:… https://t.co/K3Q7MOOSLD#BreakingNews A @USCG Station Saint Petersburg crew rescued 7 from a capsized vessel half a mile east off Delta Cut… https://t.co/CTLq7EkqaY
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9/21
2020
⚠️ 1 HOUR WARNING ⚠️ Check out the #USCG Band debuting their newly formed jazz nonet! #LiveMusic #TuneIn 🎵 https://t.co/rHdLvAsfgM
9/20
2020
Hurricane response continues after #Sally. #USCG Sector Lower Mississippi River Shallow Water Rescue Teams assisted… https://t.co/yuLSGz0WDRThe #USCG Band is scheduled to livestream a concert featuring their newly formed jazz nonet tomorrow at 2 p.m. EST.… https://t.co/Xs6vHXe6XK#USCG Cutter Waesche recently departed the Bay Area! We’ll be checking in with Waesche throughout their patrol to s… https://t.co/VKsasrom6c
9/19
2020
The #USCG is proud to be a global leader in combatting Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing! Check out… https://t.co/pV96NSuTNaHappy birthday to our brothers and sisters in the sky! ✈️@usairforce Fly-Fight-Win! #USAF73 #AirPower #AimHigh https://t.co/NfmAuLYV47Here's an intense look at #HurricaneSally from #USCG Cutter Decisive as the storm passed through Pensacola Bay. 🎥… https://t.co/c1i6tPUEUkAids to Navigation Team Baltimore conducts a "heat and beat" to replace a section of chain from a buoy. On the torc… https://t.co/qPyFd1mjio
9/18
2020
#HurricaneSally has caused flooding in several areas along the Gulf Coast region including one of our own, #USCG St… https://t.co/wl1ZnHdFzR#ICYMI The @USCG wants to remind you if you are in areas affected by #HurricaneSally & in a life-threatening situat… https://t.co/xBpjxK8Qh3
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9/17
2020
#USCGC Cutter Bertholf recently offloaded an estimated $390 million worth of narcotics. The drugs were seized in in… https://t.co/nmt25GbvPpThe orange skies above #USCG Cutter Benjamin Bottoms makes it feel like the Coast Guard is now servicing #Mars. The… https://t.co/tz3qHVYWlm
9/16
2020
#HurricaneSally is on its way. Learn how Air Station New Orleans is preparing ahead of the storm. #SemperParatushttps://t.co/xqSg0rnbPYWe've got a little bit of summer left! Surround sound and cup holders are nice, but make sure you have everything y… https://t.co/Ws1HePNSwM
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9/15
2020
Blueprints for your future in one hand. Tools in the other. Chat with a recruiter today about joining:… https://t.co/loVek7X8TyTo all the drug smugglers in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific, if you see this...RUN. #USNavy's #USSPinckney & th… https://t.co/6xfqQCkwff
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9/14
2020
By the late 1800s, the Age of Sail was fading and the Revenue Cutter service began an aggressive approach of not ju… https://t.co/8Wwogy0WqS
9/13
2020
For the first time in more than 30 years, the #USCG is soliciting insight into reproductive health for active duty… https://t.co/a5bmiiznPaWould you recognize the signs if someone was suicidal? How would you react if someone told you they wanted to harm… https://t.co/tnbO3onJM0
9/12
2020
After the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the War on Terror set in motion dramatic changes to the #USCG. A variety of ne… https://t.co/0BbehAQijv"Let us never forget the lives lost on this day and those who continue to protect America and our freedom. Today, w… https://t.co/2Lzak9UWUhMost of us remember exactly where we were on Sept. 11, 2001. Take a moment and read two different experiences from… https://t.co/VHWBSCoimr
Retweeted by U.S. Coast GuardToday is a day of remembrance for our nation. A day in which we reflect on lives that ended too soon, first respond… https://t.co/VYiJaKqcoV
9/11
2020
#USCG leadership has authorized the recruitment of 13 additional behavioral health providers to support our members… https://t.co/qmO1P7VkI9Aids to Navigation Team Sabine Pass, TX, is one of the units responding in Lake Charles, Louisiana, in the wake of… https://t.co/Sykqi8NvYt
9/10
2020
If you guessed Greenland, you were correct! #USCG Cutter Campbell transited along the west coast of #Greenland just… https://t.co/pxA18WiRpfDo you recognize this location? HINT: #USCG Cutter Campbell recently rendezvoused in this location with the Royal D… https://t.co/0TlnzI1RJ6
9/9
2020
In coordination with the Ecuadorian navy, the CGC Bertholf recently completed a joint patrol to detect and deter po… https://t.co/lMUc8iBxijCoast Guard Pacific Strike Team member selected as 2020 Uniformed Emergency Manager of the Year Lt. Cmdr Amanda Le… https://t.co/PJFywCVqrM
9/8
2020
Happy Labor Day to all of the hard working people out there. Thank you for what you do. #LaborDay2020 https://t.co/1Heu3twDc9Happy #LaborDay! We thank and salute all members of the #USCG & our #militaryfamily @USMC, @USArmy, @usairforce &… https://t.co/MtFMIEm3lm
9/7
2020
The #USCG served as a vital component of the Pacific Campaign in World War II. To this day, we continue to offer tr… https://t.co/Vxy3ed4twA#SundayReading "To the officers of the Greenland Patrol vessels: This is your command. Your first command. Your fi… https://t.co/fFWpAsSUUj
9/6
2020
Air Station Humboldt Bay air crew rescues fire fighters #OTD last year, the U.S. Forest Service - requested assist… https://t.co/6wOwPCDgWU#AtSeaSaturday The CGC Munro is representing the#USCG at the Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2020 in the wate… https://t.co/jXnItxlPyZ
9/5
2020
Labor Day weekend is upon us. The #USCG reminds mariners and beach goers to exercise caution and practice safe boat… https://t.co/X0H4ZdkezECoast Guard repairs aids on Lake Charles, Louisiana #FridayfromtheFIeld Crewmembers from U.S. Coast Guard Aids to N… https://t.co/p1l573FpYh
9/4
2020
CGC Hamilton offloads more than $228 million in cocaine, marijuana at Port Everglades #DrugIntradiction #Responsivehttps://t.co/8b1cDZPIpYYou are not alone! #SuicideAwareness A message from Master Chief Jason Wong, from 13th Coast Guard District, along… https://t.co/ZN8oiKBZEb
9/3
2020
#savetheturtles #savethedolphins U.S. Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet crewmembers retrieved several balloons and… https://t.co/IDrZKnI3aO#WhereAreWeWednesday The #USCGC Campbell (WMEC 909) relieved CGC Tahoma (WMEC 908) on Arctic patrol, in support of… https://t.co/FafjHjkWP4
9/2
2020
#TravelTuesdays #USCG Aids To Navigation (ATON) teams work to provide and repair navigational positioning signals a… https://t.co/Lw958JplM7#USCG Flood Punt Team from Huntington, West Virginia rescued two dogs in Delcambre, Louisiana while conducting post… https://t.co/KedOXYCPtN
9/1
2020
Coast Guardsman named Continental NORAD Region Aerospace Control Alert #MaintaineroftheYear. PO1 Andrew Anton, an… https://t.co/mmqtXjAWOaThe #CoastGuard is where hard work meets great reward. Chat with a recruiter today about joining:… https://t.co/7hxUr4cT89
8/31
2020
#SaturdayShoutout The #USCG #OmbudsmanProgram is a command program intended to improve communication between the co… https://t.co/1iGlkg64GS#NoDaysOff We’ll leave the light on for you.. #USCG Aids to Navigation Team Cape May recently traveled to an offsh… https://t.co/XEcIPhcpQX
8/29
2020
#FridayFromTheField Engineers from the CGC TAHOMA boarded the Royal Danish vessel Knud Rasmussen to assess and fix… https://t.co/Dgi7Nujpa9
8/28
2020
#ThrowbackThursday takes us back to 1972 when Vessel Traffic Services became an official #USCG function when the Po… https://t.co/GHTe2LI2PmThe #USCG Atlantic Command is live on Facebook discussing the #HurricaneLaura damage assessment overflight they fl… https://t.co/L9VefuWaQA#ICYMI After 52 years of distinguished service to our country, the CGC Mellon’s chapter of service in the U.S. Coas… https://t.co/iri6prLP91
8/27
2020
Coast Guard celebrates Women's Equality Day #WomensEqualityDay Words from the first female commanding officer of St… https://t.co/J4aEZ59GNaWe're excited to announce the launch of MyCG-a public website designed for #USCG members, civilians, reservists and… https://t.co/nfFgwCzsfz#WomensEqualityDay celebrated nationwide today commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment of the U.S. Constitut… https://t.co/X4b5A8a7q1
8/26
2020
C.G. trains with Job Corps seamanship students #TuesdayTraining C.G. Canine Explosive Detection Team members teame… https://t.co/bXf3PVv7SlUSCGC Shearwater crew saves turtle #ICYMI The crew of CGC Shearwater freed a sea turtle from a fishing trap line ne… https://t.co/7CghcRADDD
8/25
2020
#USCG Recruit Company Whiskey-198 join the long blue line #MotivationMonday Recruit Company Whiskey-198 at Training… https://t.co/iR6ZQtAr6cLean into a #career in the #USCG. Chat with a recruiter today about joining: https://t.co/pbbIsDVuRZ.… https://t.co/omVh8A7GSP
8/24
2020
#WeekendRecipes The Coast Guard has some of the very best chefs in the military. Culinary Specialist 1st Class Mand… https://t.co/wOVsu4KTGa#SundayReading excerpt On Friday, March 13, 1942, Acacia departed Willemstad—it was the last time friendly forces… https://t.co/moo1qAl19P
8/23
2020
Station Sturgeon Bay's mascot Moose No alarm needed when you have Moose the #USCG Station Sturgeon Bay mascot.… https://t.co/FmAl1vvDYT#Readyfortheweekend However you and your animals plan on enjoying the water to escape the heat please do it safely.… https://t.co/mRkXdE9n3S
8/22
2020
The #USCGC #TAHOMA pulled into port in #Nuuk #Greenland beside #Canadian #Danish and #French partners as part of th… https://t.co/OZB2XtBQqf#FridayFromtheField This week #USCG Marine Safety Unit Portland inspectors commenced the drydock inspection of the… https://t.co/O4MXaKrfbd
8/21
2020
#ThrowbackThursday As we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States of America and its Coast Guard h… https://t.co/wTr43N8bZf#TravelThursday takes us to Jacksonville, Florida. Welcome to #HITRON!! A #USCG deployable helicopter squadron that… https://t.co/GnbgKLsljX
8/20
2020
#Ready #Relevant #responsive The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kimball nailed the target during a combat and weapo… https://t.co/TfzTvQdaD4#USCG CGC Manatee teams up with U.S. Customs and Border Protection to stop an illegal migrant smuggling operation o… https://t.co/Sq3x2CkEdw
8/19
2020
#TravelTuesday Join us in remembering the rich and distinguished history of the Coast Guard Cutter Mellon as it is… https://t.co/GDe8ywS8UCCoast Guard Port Security Unit (PSU) 308 service members deployed this past week for a months-long overseas mission… https://t.co/cfr6ehD3Uu
8/18
2020
#MotivationMonday Past, Present and Future represented in one picture. The #USCG Barque EAGLE represents both past… https://t.co/Xhgbym771RThis is the view from our office. Make it yours. Chat with a recruiter today about joining the #USCG:… https://t.co/uwafUm9jzh
8/17
2020
Time-lapse video of MH-60 helicopter maintenance #DevotiontoDuty #NoDaysOff #USCG Sector Columbia River maintenance… https://t.co/QwVFZQqTzp#SundayReading The Long Blue Line: Patterson–FRC namesake and Gold Medal hero of 135 years ago.… https://t.co/G286j2ObyS
8/16
2020
#SaturdayShoutout PO2 Wallace Qual, a boatswain's mate at #USCG Station Yaquina Bay, is recipient of the CDR Ray Ev… https://t.co/EAsq657Hk9CGC John Midgett begins the cutter's decommissioning process. #ServicetoCountry The professionalism, dedication, an… https://t.co/KHriEaRjbW
8/15
2020
#CheckItOut The National Geographic Channel will be airing a new 6-part series called the "Gathering Storm." “Gathe… https://t.co/r7ylLsKZwuToday is Navajo Code Talker's Day. Communication determines so much - even more so in wartime situations. In WWII… https://t.co/QTsSH8WSJT
8/14
2020
#Ready #Relevant #Responsive #WatersWeProtect #EverySingleDay https://t.co/WrtNGl2iML#ThrowbackThursday #SPAR #GreatestGeneration Roma McConnell Weir served as a SPAR during World War II and was a pos… https://t.co/FBgO6cBJg3
8/13
2020
#Ready #Responsive #Relevant Rear Adm. Brain Penoyer, presented Distinguished Flying Crosses to Cmdr. Derek Schram… https://t.co/PJt6GuHx2M#WhereAreWeWednesday From coastlines to rivers, polar regions, and far offshore, but did you know we can also be f… https://t.co/LlnYy6zDkX
8/12
2020
#TrainingTuesday "Raft 7 over here!" CGC Kimball crewmembers ran an abandon ship drill for 30 new shipmates, as we… https://t.co/a625Drj9Fx#TravelTuesday keeps us in Cape Canaveral, Florida, but this week get to know the crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutt… https://t.co/sCM3fqljCF
8/11
2020
#MotivationMonday Coast Guard members from U.S. Coast Guard Pacific Southwest are always hard at work! #NoDaysOff https://t.co/70AgbqDtDYHave confidence in yourself. If you believe it, you can achieve it. Our recruiters are standing by to help you achi… https://t.co/RYKTiX0bN1
8/10
2020
The crew of the CGC Tahoma disconnect from shorepower as they prepare to get underway. #DYK - Shore power can be us… https://t.co/SfsYMpab73#SundayReading Alex Haley the first enlisted journalist who started a ship newspaper called “Seafarer,” and the aut… https://t.co/hACz8sj1lY
8/9
2020
#SaturdayShoutout Lt. Cmdr. Salomee Briggs was recently selected as the #USCG winner of the 2020 Outstanding Young… https://t.co/g6d6FJ0ypJ
8/8
2020

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