U.S. Coast Guard Cutter James returns from Eastern Pacific patrol after interdicting 12,909 kilograms of cocaine, 7,107 pounds of marijuana
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter James (WMSL 754) conducts a joint operation with the Mexican navy’s ARM Chiapas to conduct close-quarters tactical maneuvering, at sea, Aug. 6, 2023. In addition to the tactical maneuvering, James and Chiapas also conducted flight operations, landing the Chiapas’ Panther helicopter on deck. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of James)