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CGC Heron (WPB 87344)

Sabine Pass, Texas

United States Coast Guard Cutter HERON is the forty-fourth vessel of an exciting new Marine Protector Class of Coast Guard Patrol Boats. Built in 2002 by Bollinger Shipyards Inc. of Lockport, Louisiana, these vessels employ the latest technological advances in navigation and marine technology.

HERON conducts operations in search and rescue, law enforcement, and homeland defense off the coasts of Texas and Louisiana along with multi-mission stations, other patrol boats, a coastal buoy tender, and construction tenders.

CGC Heron (WPB 87344)
Last Modified 9/19/2013