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The Coast Guard Navigation Center has implemented a small but important change to its website address.
The Coast Guard announces the availability of the updated Marine Safety Manual Volume II, COMDINST M16000.7B, Material Inspection, Change Two. MSM Volume II establishes marine safety policies on international conventions and U.S. statutes and regulations relating to material inspection of domestic and foreign commercial vessels.
The Coast Guard seeks input on update to aids to navigation framework to take into account technology advances.
2/16/2016: A look ahead to 2016 by the U.S. Coast Guard’s Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy
Read what Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy, Rear Adm. Paul Thomas, sees as the primary challenges facing the nation’s maritime industry in 2016.
Coast Guard Commandant will deliver the 2016 State of the Coast Guard Address Feb. 23, 2016.
Website now available to view full transcript and video of the state of the Coast Guard Address.
10/23/2014: Coast Guard Commandant’s remarks from the American Pilots Association conference – Part 2
Maritime Commons provides an excerpt of the key takeaways from the Commandant’s speech at the American Pilots Association Conference on Coast Guard efforts surrounding domestic energy production, the Panama Canal expansion, cyber in the maritime domain and maritime innovation.
10/23/2014: Coast Guard Commandant’s remarks from the American Pilots Association conference – Part 1
Maritime Commons provides an excerpt of the key takeaways from the Commandant’s speech at the American Pilots Association Conference on Coast Guard efforts surrounding the Ebola outbreak.