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US Coast Guard Calls for Larger Icebreaker Fleet to Compete in the Arctic

The U.S. Coast Guard’s icebreaker capability must grow to counter Russian and Chinese activities in the Arctic, the service’s commandant told lawmakers Thursday. Polar ice has steadily decreased over the…

WSJ Biden Swears In First Female Coast Guard Commandant

Biden Swears In First Female Coast Guard Commandant

Admiral Linda Fagan was sworn in Wednesday as the 27th commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, making her the first woman to lead the military branch.  “Now we need to…

DefenseOne Coast Guard Academy Graduates First Cyber Majors

Coast Guard Academy Graduates its First Cyber Majors

The Coast Guard will welcome its first cyber graduates from its academy this week. Outgoing commandant Adm. Karl Schultz told House lawmakers that the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s first graduates…

USNI Biden Nominates ADM Fagan Head CoastGuard First Woman Lead Service 520w

Biden Nominates Adm. Linda Fagan to Head Coast Guard, First Woman to Lead Military Service

The Biden administration has nominated Adm. Linda Fagan to lead the U.S. Coast Guard, a defense official told USNI News on Tuesday. Fagan, currently the Coast Guard’s vice commandant, will…