Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, NC visit delayed due to weather

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s Morehead City, NC visit delayed due to weather
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — America’s Tall Ship, the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, has rescheduled its port visit to arrive Friday in Morehead City, N.C., due to an approaching storm. The Eagle’s itinerary, subject to change, is as follows: Friday, March 28, 11 a.m., welcome ceremony and pier-side press conference (open to the public) Friday, March 28, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., public tours Saturday, March...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle “America’s Tall Ship” to visit Portsmouth, Va.

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle "America’s Tall Ship" to visit Portsmouth, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Portsmouth Friday, at 10 a.m. as part of their 2013 officer candidate training deployment.The Eagle will be moored at 100 High Street in downtown Portsmouth, behind Admirals Landing apartments. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on the following dates and times. Friday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. to...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle “America’s Tall Ship” to visit Portsmouth, Va.

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle "America's Tall Ship" to visit Portsmouth, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America’s Tall Ship and seagoing classroom for future officers in training, is scheduled to arrive Sept. 13 in Portsmouth. At 295 feet in length, the Eagle is the largest tall ship flying the stars and stripes and the only active square-rigger in U.S. government service. Constructed in 1936 by the Blohm and Voss Shipyard in Hamburg, Germany,...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to arrive in Boston Thursday: free tours to the public

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to arrive in Boston Thursday: free tours to the public
BOSTON — The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Boston on Thursday, at 2:00 p.m. as part of their 2013 cadet summer training deployment. The Eagle will be moored up next to the USS Constitution at the Charlestown Navy Yard. The Eagle will be moored adjacent to Building 22, Charlestown Navy Yard, Charlestown, MA 02129. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on the following...

Eagle’s crew and cadets help build a school for children in need at St. Maarten

Eagle’s crew and cadets help build a school for children in need at St. Maarten
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – During the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle’s first port call in St. Maarten, crew and cadets helped renovate a school building for children in need at Philipsburg Saturday, May 25, 2013. Working with the St. Maarten Chapter of the United States Navy League, more than 40 crew and cadets painted, repaired and cleaned a planned school building property located on the corner of...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to depart New London for summer training

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to depart New London for summer training
NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to depart New London Saturday, May 11, 2013, to begin a summer of training for more than 600 U.S. Coast Guard Academy cadets. Eagle serves as a training platform for the cadets, where they will learn navigation, engineering and sailing principles. “We are excited about this summer and playing this integral role in the development...

Eagle home again after dockside maintenance

GROTON, Conn. – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to depart Naval Submarine Base New London and return to her home mooring at Fort Trumbull in New London, Conn., Thursday, Dec. 20. Eagle arrived at SUBASE Sept. 26 and began a three-month dockside maintenance availability period.  The $3.4 million dollar project included a complete renewal of the 132-foot mizzen mast, an overhaul of...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Portland, Maine

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Portland, Maine
BOSTON – The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Portland, Maine., at 10 a.m. Friday. The Eagle will moored at the State Pier in Portland as part of their 2012 cruise and will be open for tours through Sunday. Times open for tours are: July 27: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. July 28: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 29: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.   var _bos = _bos||[]; _bos.push({ "div": "Brid_29352540",...

America’s Tall Ship, Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Boston

America's Tall Ship, Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Boston
BOSTON – In anticipation of the celebration for the bicentennial of the War of 1812, the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Boston from June 30 to July 5. Currently underway in the Atlantic Ocean, the Eagle’s crew complement of 52 permanent crew, 141 Coast Guard Academy cadets and 20 temporarily assigned crewmembers, Eagle serves as a training ship for cadets and officer candidates...