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2008

Dec. 31, 2008 - RADM Blore: "The Challenge of Contracting Large Complex Projects -- A Case Study of the Coast Guard's Deepwater Program"

Dec. 30, 2008 - Coast Guard Exercises Contract Options to Missionize the Fifth and Sixth HC-130J Aircraft

Dec. 22, 2008 - Coast Guard Awards Contract for the Nationwide Automatic Identification System Core Data Exchange Capability

Dec. 9, 2008 - CGC Resolute Returns to Service; Marks Milestone in MEP Project

Dec. 5, 2008 - CGC Crocodile Comes to Life

Nov. 21, 2008 - Coast Guard Awards Contract to Purchase Three HC-144As and Five Mission System Pallets

Nov. 17, 2008 - Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf Completes First Operational Patrol

Nov. 14, 2008 - New Response Boat-Medium Leads Interdiction Operation off the Marquesas Key

Nov. 10, 2008 - Listen to DoD Bloggers Roundtable: Coast Guard Acquisition Directorate Achieves Operational Capability Under Reforms l Read: Coast Guard Modernizes Acquisition System>>

Nov. 6, 2008 - Coast Guard Accepts Sixth HC-144A Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Nov. 4, 2008 - Update: DHS Re-established As Decision Authority

Nov. 3, 2008 - Coast Guard Completes Revision to Major Systems Acquisition Manual

Nov. 3, 2008 - USCGC Bertholf: First Operational Patrol

Nov. 3, 2008 - Final Starred Trial Card for USCGC Bertholf Resolved

Nov. 2008 - Coast Guard Partners with Government, Industry in Unmanned Aircraft System Evaluation

Oct. 15, 2008 - Significant Progress Made Towards TEMPEST Certification for USCGC Bertholf

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

Sept. 26, 2008 - Coast Guard Announces Award for Fast Response Cutter

Sept. 25, 2008 - Coast Guard Showcases the Response Boat-Medium

Sept. 23, 2008 - New Selex HC-130H Radar Continues to Prove Value in Lifesaving

Sept. 17, 2008 - Rescue 21 Provides Continuity of Operations During Hurricane Gustav

Aug. 29, 2008 - Coast Guard Awards Contract to Missionize the Fourth HC-130J Aircraft

Aug. 22, 2008 - NAIS Increment 1 Granted Three-Year Authority to Operate

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

Aug. 18, 2008 - First Selex Radar-Equipped HC-130H Conducts Successful Search and Rescue Mission

Aug. 4, 2008 - National Security Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) Commissioned

Aug. 1, 2008 - Coast Guard Accepts Fifth HC-144A Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Aug. 2008 - Update: C4ISR Equipment on Bertholf

July 29, 2008 - National Security Cutter Waesche (WMSL 751) Christened

July 26, 2008 - Second National Security Cutter Christened

July 21, 2008 - Coast Guard's Newest Cutter To Arrive Home

July 14, 2008 - National Security Cutter, Waesche (WMSL 751) Floats Off

June 27-29, 2008 - First National Security Cutter Makes Port of Call in Baltimore

June 20, 2008 - Newest Coast Guard Aircraft Assists with Midwest Floods

June 20, 2008 - Coast Guard Announces Successful Launch of Nationwide Automatic Identification System Satellite

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

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

May 23, 2008 - Coast Guard Accepts Third "MIssionized" HC-130J Aircraft

May 23, 2008 - Coast Guard Accepts Fourth HC-144A “Ocean Sentry” Aircraft

April 18, 2008 - Coast Guard National Security Cutter Completes Acceptance Trials

April 7, 2008 - Coast Guard's Newest Boat Debuts at Station Little Creek

April 4, 2008 - MH-65C Completes Second Successful Interdiction

March 31, 2008 - First Response Boat-Medium Delivered: March 31, 2008

March 27, 2008 - Coast Guard to Offload 3,200 Pounds of Cocaine

March 4, 2008 - Coast Guard Takes Delivery of the First Missionized HC-130J Aircraft

Feb. 21, 2008 - HC-144A Ocean Sentry in its First Search & Rescue Mission

Feb. 14, 2008 - Rear Adm. Ronald J. Rábago, Program Executive Officer, Reports on NSC Builder Trials

Feb. 12, 2008 - NSC 1 Bertholf Builder’s Trials

Feb. 11, 2008 - Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, Patrol Aircraft Complete Milestone Journey

Feb. 4, 2008 - USCGC BEAR Reaches 25 Years of Service Milestone

Feb. 8, 2008 - Missionized HC-130J Conducts First Open Water Test Flight

Jan. 24, 2008 - Missionized HC-130J Conducts First Test Flight

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