U.S. Navy, Coast Guard Combine Forces For Piracy Patrols
Michael FabeySeptember 15, 2011
An elite U.S. Coast Guard unit has joined the visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) team on amphibious dock landing ship USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) to conduct counter-piracy and maritime security operations in the Gulf of Aden, U.S. Navy officials say. The Coast Guard formed the eight-man unit by...
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