Acquisition Update: Final Jayhawk Completes Conversion to MH-60T Model
The Coast Guard H-60 conversion and sustainment project achieved an important objective when CGNR 6024 arrived at Air Station San Diego Feb. 18, 2014, becoming the 42nd and final H-60 Jayhawk to return to operational status after receiving extensive avionics and sensor upgrades. U.S. Coast Guard photo.
Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Unveils Names of FRCs 16-25
The Coast Guard recently announced the names of 10 Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutters (WPCs 1116-1125) through a series of posts on its official blog, the Coast Guard Compass. Like the first 15 ships in the class, each ship will honor a Coast Guard enlisted hero. U.S. Coast Guard photos.
Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts 16th HC-144A Ocean Sentry
The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the 16th HC-144A Ocean Sentry Maritime Patrol Aircraft today at the Airbus Military production facility in Seville, Spain. This action marks the first of three Ocean Sentries planned to be delivered in 2014. U.S. Coast Guard photo.
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Acquisition Profile: Ms. Claire M. Grady, Deputy Assistant Commandant for Acquisition
Ms. Claire M. Grady is the Deputy Assistant Commandant for Acquisition. She has more than 20 years’ experience in major systems acquisition and has been with the Coast Guard’s Acquisition Directorate since it stood up in July 2007. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke Clayton. Learn more>>