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2013

August 9, 2013 - Coast Guard Awards Contract for Construction of New Remote Fixed Facilities (RFF) in Alaska

August 8, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Contract Awarded for Rescue 21 in the Western Rivers

July 3, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Moving Forward with Deployment of Rescue 21 in Alaska through Contract for Digital Selective Calling Equipment

Apr. 2013 - Rescue Me

Mar. 29, 2013 - Rescue 21 Reaches Milestone of 50,000 Search and Rescue Cases

Mar. 2013 - Use Your VHF, Not Your Cell  

2012

Nov. 28, 2012 - Rescue 21 Now Covers Continental U.S. Coastline; Deployment Continues in Alaska and Western Rivers

Aug. 22, 2012 - Coast Guard Sector Buffalo accepts new Rescue 21 search-and-rescue communications system

June 2012 - Rescue 21 Maintenance Contract Extended

May 29, 2012 - Coast Guard holds Rescue 21 acceptance ceremony for Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

2011

Dec. 6, 2011 - Advanced Communication System Helps Coast Guard Save 4 Prepared Boaters

Oct. 19, 2011 - Dangers of Accidental Distress Calls

Oct. 5, 2011 - Sector Detroit Command Center Accepts Cutting-Edge Technology

Aug. 11, 2011 - Coast Guard Rescues Marine Corps Aviators

Aug. 5, 2011 - Coast Guard Uses New Technology to Quickly Locate Flooding Vessel

June 17, 2011 - U.S. Coast Guard’s Advanced Technology Locates Hoax Caller

June 2011 - U.S. Coast Guard Builds First ‘Monopine’ Rescue 21 Tower

2010

Oct. 22, 2010 - U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego Accepts Rescue 21 Search and Rescue Communications System

Aug. 20, 2010 - Coast Guard Hosts Rescue 21 Acceptance Ceremony in Baltimore

July 15, 2010 - Rescue 21 Is Standing Watch Over Most of Continental U.S. Coastline

June 14, 2010 - Coast Guard accepts New Rescue 21 Communications System in Charleston

April 28, 2010 - Coast Guard Brings Enhanced Search-and-Rescue Technology Online in Southern California

March 2010 - A Look Behind the Scenes at How Rescue 21 Arrived at Coast Guard Sector San Francisco

March 8, 2010 - Rescue 21 Environmental Assessment Available for Public Comments

Feb. 16, 2010 - Coast Guard Accepts New Rescue 21 Communications System in Northern California

2009

Aug. 12, 2009 - Coast Guard Compass: Putting the SEARCH in Search and Rescue

Aug. 10, 2009 - Coast Guard's Rescue 21 System Helps Rescue Two Teens

July 2009 - Rescue 21’s Disaster Recovery System Ready for Hurricane Season

July 13, 2009 - Path to Mayday

July 3, 2009 - Coast Guard Crews Rescue 3 Near Indian River, Del.

June 30, 2009 - U. S. Coast Guard Accepts New Rescue 21 Communications System in North Carolina

June 4, 2009 - Rescue 21 System Accepted at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston

April 23, 2009 - Hoax Distress Calls Cost Lives, Resources

Feb. 16, 2009 - Admiral Allen: Rescue 21 Program Review and Update

2008

Oct. 6, 2008 - Coast Guard Accepts New Response Boat-Medium, Rescue 21 Communications System

Aug. 18, 2008 - Rescue 21: Coast Guard Confirms Hoax Call

July 3, 2008 - Coast Guard, Commercial Salvage Company Save Parents, 16-year-old Daughter Radios for Help

June 19, 2008 - Vessel Sinking! Lives Saved! Case Closed!

May 23, 2008 - “Hearing the Call” with Rescue 21

2007

Oct. 2007 - Coast Guard Saves Lives with Rescue 21 System

Sep. 26, 2007 - Rescue 21 System Operational at Sector Delaware Bay

Aug. 2, 2007 - Alaska Project Resident Office Commissioning Ceremony

 

 

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