Born in February 2007, Onyx joined the Station St. Ignace crew in June 2008.
The hope is that whatever design the engineering faculty finds optimal can be certified by the government for use.
What they found on the boat amounted to about $1 million worth of marijuana, the Coast Guard said.
A tall ship that sank at its dock in Dana Point will be demolished because there is no safe way to lift and salvage it.
The Coast Guard has determined that crew members on cruise ships in Galveston, Texas present a public health risk.
The U.S. Coast Guard is now directing ships registered in the Bahamas to seek aid from that country first.
A federal judge ruled she will not halt removal of the capsized cargo ship while a salvage company sues the U.S. Coast Guard.
A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter rescued an injured 31-year-old Ukrainian man from a cruise ship on Thursday.
Coast Guard's winter and spring athletes, all of them, had their seasons come to an end earlier Thursday.
The cutter Alder began clearing the channels Tuesday for the upcoming shipping season.