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USCG: Warning signs of hypothermia

The US Coast Guard explains which are the symptoms of hypothermia, highlighting that body heat can be lost 25x faster in cold water than in air.

USCG removes conditions of entry for Liberia

The US Coast Guard announced that Liberia is now a safe port for vessels to call, as after recent assessments it was observed that the Republic of Liberia is implementing effective terrorism measures.

USCG: Update to mariners credentials amid COVID-19

Continuing its evaluation of the impact of COVID-19 to the maritime industry, the US Coast Guard issued the fifth update on extensions to merchant mariner credentials, medical certificates and course approvals.

Watch: Replacing main propulsion motor on US Coast Guard Cutter

After experiencing fire last summer in one of its main motors, while deployed in Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Healy, underwent one of the more unique overhauls. Over the course of two months, the vessel was drydocked and had the damaged motor replaced.

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