Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, a National Security Cutter, makers her maiden arrival Charleston, S.C., Nov. 24, 2014. Hamilton is the first NSC to be stationed on the East Coast since the new class of cutters was established. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann)
NEW LONDON, Conn. -- U.S. Coast Guard Academy cadets conduct a regimental review Oct. 12, 2012. The review was held to honor the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812. The special guests of the review were Capt. Raymond W. Pulver, commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, and Mr. John Johnson, president of OPSAIL Connecticut 2012. U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cory J. Mendenhall. #coastie #coastguard
Lockheed Martin has received a $69 million contract to provide the C4ISR system for the U.S. Coast Guard's seventh National Security Cutter, the USCGC Kimball. Description from c4isrnet.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
The Coast Guard has roles in maritime homeland security, maritime law enforcement (MLE), search & rescue (SAR), marine environmental protection (MEP), & the maintenance of river, intracoastal & offshore aids to navigation (ATON).