RV Patriot Searches for SSGT Cole Condiff USAF in the Gulf of Mexico

November 15, 2019 – Today the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division (NSWC PCD) began continuous 24-hour operations to recover U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Cole Condiff who made an “unplanned plane departure” from a C-130 over the Gulf of Mexico November 5. “The death of Staff Sgt. Condiff is devastating and our thoughts and prayers are with his…

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Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returns home after deterring migrants, responding to hurricanes

October 26, 2018 – Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returned to Wilmington on Friday, following a 60-day patrol in the Caribbean, Mid-Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico. The Diligence’s crew performed counter-drug and migrant interdiction in the northern Caribbean Sea and post-hurricane responses in North Carolina and Florida. The crew began their patrol in the Windward Passage between the west coast of…

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