Coast Guard Cutter Valiant crewmembers offloading five tons of cocaine at Base Support Unit Miami. The connectivity provided by new USCG C4ISR systems provides a significant upgrade for the USCG to shape the con-ops necessary to deal core tasks like drug seizures at sea. Unfortunately, connectivity is not visible to many members of Congress who of course could not function without their Blackberries, and connectivity is significantly underfunded in the USCG budget.
Credit: U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area, 11/5/09, Video Location: Miami, FL, US
***Posted December 5th, 2009