USCGC Jefferson Island (WPB-1340)
JEFFERSON ISLAND is the 40th of the 110 foot Island Class Patrol Boats. The cutter's crew consists of 2 officers and 14 enlisted members. JEFFERSON ISLAND’s primary missions are domestic fisheries law enforcement, search and rescue, and homeland security. Patrol Boats are demanding and challenging assignments but are also among the most rewarding the Coast Guard has to offer. JEFFERSON ISLAND’S area of operation is from Maine to New Jersey out to 200nm from shore.
Length - 110 ft
Beam - 21 ft
Displacement - 154 tons
Speed - 29+ knots
Range - 3000 nm
Engines - (2) Caterpillar 3516
Water Capacity - approx. 940 gal
Fuel Capacity - approx. 9,400 gal
If you are a new crewmember with orders to JEFFERSON ISLAND - congratulations! It will be one of the most rewarding tours in your career. Please contact your sponsor early, and feel free to browse our website and CG Portal Page, where you can find unit documents and qualification packages. Please also look for our Facebook Page for more pictures and videos. Welcome aboard - we look forward to calling you a shipmate!