The Coast Guard Cutter SPAR moored at Sector Los Angeles/Long Beach. U.S. Coast Guard photo.

Home, sweet home

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter SPAR returned home to Kodiak on Nov. 29, 2015, after a nearly four-month deployment primarily for the purpose of completing about $1.7 million in much-needed maintenance and repair work.


BELLINGHAM, Wash. - The Coast Guard Cutter SPAR is assisted by the motor vessel Lindsey Foss and prepares to enter a semi-submersible drydock in Bellingham, Wash., Jan. 16, 2012. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Apprentice Traci Huddleston.

Coast Guard Cutter SPAR commences drydock period

  By: Ensign William Stark The Coast Guard Cutter SPAR crew¬†commenced a two-month drydock maintenance period at the Fairhaven Shipyard in Bellingham, Washington Jan. 10. The SPAR crew¬†arrived in Bellingham from its homeport in Kodiak, Alaska, and was raised out […]