Explore the aircraft, cutters and boats used by the Coast Guard to conduct various missions throughout the world.
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Liberty prepares to moor at their homeport of Juneau, Alaska, March 13, 2018. The crew of the Cutter Liberty, a 110-foot patrol boat homeported in Juneau, Alaska, was completing tailored ship's training availability, a biennial readiness assessment of the cutter and crew. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Brian Dykens.
The 100-foot Island-class patrol boats are a U.S. Coast Guard modification of a highly successful British-designed patrol boat. It has excellent range and seakeeping capabilities. The cutters are equipped with advanced electronics and navigation equipment. The 154-foot Sentinel-class patrol boats are slated to replace the Island class.