CRS1-FWD Boat Meets U.S. Ship For Escort Into Port Of Djibouti
A Coastal Riverine Squadron One-Forward (CRS1-FWD) boat heads out to meet up with a United States Ship and escort it into the Port of Djibouti. The CRS1-FWD, commanded by U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Alan Tubbs, provides port and harbor security, protects high value assets and performs maritime security operations off the coast of Djibouti. Tubbs is currently the only Coast Guardsman commanding a U.S. Navy unit.