May 24, 2012 4:01:11 PM CDT

Thank you for your continued interest in the United States Coast Guard. Coast Guard Public Affairs is streamlining the URL names for our news sites.

"" and "" are now

Please bookmark our new page.

We appreciate your patience as we work to improve our web content.

C. T. O'Neil
Commander, U.S. Coast Guard
Chief of Media Relations (CG-09222)