U.S. Coast Guard (@USCG )

U.S. Coast Guard

Bio Official Twitter account for the U.S. Coast Guard. If in distress, use VHF channel 16 or dial 911.

(RT, follows ≠ endorsements)

Location Washington, D.C.
Tweets 22,3K
Followers 550,1K
Following 267
Account created 14-06-2008 02:09:38
ID 15113565

Hootsuite Inc. : Do you think you have what it takes to jump on a semi-submersible vessel in the middle of the ocean? Chat with a recruiter today about joining the U.S. Coast Guard: gocoastguard.com/chat-now. #USCG #SemperParatus #GoCoastGuard

Hootsuite Inc. : #USCG Station Burlington Vermont is the only ice rescue unit in #NewEngland operating on and off the ice of Lake Champlain. Ice rescue is a unique and extremely dynamic mission that requires significant training, risk management, partnerships, and communications.

Hootsuite Inc. : 🔧🛠️#JobLove🔧🛠️
The engineering department is hard at work keeping the 44-year-old #USCG Cutter Polar Star up and running as their #Arctic mission continues.

Hootsuite Inc. : #USCG vessel examiners routinely conduct Certificate of Compliance examinations, holding vessels to strict policies and standards. They operate under the Coast Guard’s Maritime Prevention Program, which exists to prevent maritime casualties before they happen. #SemperParatus

Twitter Media Studio : #USCG Cutter Sockeye is taking over our Instagram this weekend! Follow along: instagram.com/uscg 👀

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Hootsuite Inc. : Today marks the birthday of Elmer “Archie” Stone, the first #USCG aviator. Stone served in both the U.S. Navy and the Coast Guard during his storied career, which included seeing action during #WWII. Read more: ow.ly/ggug50DbsdM

Hootsuite Inc. : The U.S. Coast Guard is hiring and its easier than ever to find a recruiter—chat with one here about joining the team: gocoastguard.com/chat-now. #USCG #SemperParatus #GoCoastGuard Go Coast Guard

Hootsuite Inc. : Civil Engineering Unit Honolulu has completed two new Kalihi Range ATON towers in Honolulu. The 2 towers were replaced with new skeletal towers. Forecasted to provide an 80-year life cycle, the towers will safeguard the third most commercially vital shipping channel in HI.

Hootsuite Inc. : #DYK It takes approx. 28 labor hours for every hour of MH-60T flight time? 🚁Our aircrews play a vital role in both ground support and operational missions, sometimes both in the same day!

Twitter Web App : PROTECTING THE CAPITOL: U.S. Coast Guard vessels patrol the waterways of Washington D.C. abcn.ws/35Z8Sid

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Twitter Media Studio : Command members at USCG Atlantic Area receive COVID-19 vaccinations.

In alignment with DoD efforts the #USCG will continue to vaccinate willing members in an effort to combat COVID-19 and protect our team while fulfilling vital missions.

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Hootsuite Inc. : Crew members from various #USCG units around the country conduct security operations ahead of the #2021PresidentialInauguration. ow.ly/fIPU50DbtqR

Hootsuite Inc. : Lifes most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?

-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Hootsuite Inc. : Prepare for takeoff! Our recruiters are standing by to help you takeoff with a career in the #USCG: gocoastguard.com/chat-now. #SemperParatus #MotivationMonday #GoCoastGuard

Twitter Web App : The U.S. Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor Guard has participated in every inauguration since 1965. Members of the #USCG Ceremonial Honor Guard prepare for the Presidential Escort. The Presidential Escort will serve as the ceremonial marching component during the Inauguration.

Hootsuite Inc. : On April 17, 1851, the lighthouse at Minots Ledge collapsed into the sea a mile off the Massachusetts Coast killing both its keepers. Located south of Boston, the failure of this brand new lighthouse had been in the making for years. ow.ly/5ZCY50DaGok #SundayReading

Twitter Media Studio : Five of the #USCGs new 154-foot fast response cutters are homeported in the Coast Guards 14th District@USCGHawaiiPac with another on the way. The FRCs are replacing the 30-year old 110-foot Island-class patrol boats.

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Twitter Media Studio : #USCG Sector Lower Mississippi River has taken over our Instagram this weekend! Follow along: instagram.com/uscg

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