PCG gets assistance from US Coast Guard to improve its maritime domain awareness

The US Coast Guard (USCG) is assisting the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in improving the country’s marine domain awareness. USCG Vice Admiral Michael McAllister stated in a teleconference on Friday that Washington DC wants to provide Manila the capacity and competence to “spend more time beyond their littorals.” The USCG and the PCG recently completed… Continue reading PCG gets assistance from US Coast Guard to improve its maritime domain awareness

Vietnam’s second Hamilton-class cutter donated by US arrives at homeport

Photo c/o US Embassy in Hanoi

The second Hamilton-class high endurance cutter recevied by the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) from the US Government has arrived in its homeport in Vietnam. This was announced by the US Embassy in Hanoi, mentioning that the arrival of the ship, with hull number CBS 8021 happened “earlier this month”, with no specific time and date… Continue reading Vietnam’s second Hamilton-class cutter donated by US arrives at homeport