US flag Official website of the Department of Homeland Security

Media Releases Air and Marine

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Monday, January 25, 2021 | Local Media Release
Editors note: click photo for video of rescue

TUCSON, Ariz. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO)

agents and U.S....

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — Saturday night, DHS partners interdicted a panga boat at sea with undocumented migrants on board.

USBP agents in coordination with CBP
...
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Office of Field Operations (OFO), U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), and the U.S....

Saturday, January 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico - Agentes de Operaciones Aéreas y Marinas (AMO) de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) interceptaron el jueves por la noche 204 kilos...

Saturday, January 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents interdicted Thursday evening 450 pounds (204 kilos)...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center—Jacksonville (NASOC...

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents and a U.S. Border Patrol Search,...

Friday, December 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –   U.S. Customs and Border Protection,  Air and Marine Operations, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and the Dutch Caribbean coast guard...

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico—Caribbean Air and Marine Branch (CAMB) crews, federal, and local law enforcement partners disrupted a human smuggling attempt near...

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 | Local Media Release
 The panga vessel made landfall on the beach near the area of 55th
Place and Ocean Blvd during daylight hours, less than four miles
from downtown...
Monday, December 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

OCEANSIDE, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents arrested nine Mexican nationals after interception of a pleasure craft off-shore near Oceanside...

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents interdicted Monday night 888 pounds (403 kilos) of...

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona successfully responded to 10 separate calls for help over the weekend, rescuing a total of 25...

Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air & Marine Operations (AMO) and the U.S. Coast Guard interdicted Monday night a “yola”...

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | Local Media Release
U.S. Border Patrol & AMO agents assist Sheriff in apprehensions 

BOTTINEAU N.D. — On November 20, 2020, at approximately 10:15 p.m., the Bottineau County...

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Station, along with a CBP Air and Marine...

Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – Crews from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) intercepted a panga boat with...

Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico - Una tripulación de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP), Operaciones Aéreas y Marinas (AMO), del Caribe arrestó a tres ciudadanos...

Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico— A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Caribbean Air and Marine Branch Coastal Interceptor...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— A U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Orion Long Range Tracker (LRT) and U.S. Navy crew partnered...

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 | Local Media Release

MIAMI — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Miami Air and Marine Branch has released fiscal year 2020 enforcement...

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 | Local Media Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Jacksonville Air and Marine Branch has released fiscal year...

Saturday, October 31, 2020 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – Agents from, CBP’s Air and Marine Operations rescued a man, whose ultralight aircraft crashed, leaving him...

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | Local Media Release

BELLINGHAM, Wash.  — U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s, Air and Marine Operations, Bellingham Air and Marine Branch made numerous seizures of narcotics,...

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON— Despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents and...

Pages