Coast Guard Cutter Calhoun christened at Ingalls Shipbuilding

Coast Guard Cutter Calhoun christened at Ingalls Shipbuilding
Ship’s Sponsor Mrs. Christina Calhoun Zubowicz christens the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Calhoun (WMSL 759). The Calhoun is named for Zubowicz’s grandfather, Charles L. Calhoun, the first Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard. Also pictured are Commandant of the Coast Guard, Admiral Linda Fagan, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Heath Jones, Ingalls Shipbuilding President, Kari...

Coast Guard christens fourth National Security Cutter

Coast Guard christens fourth National Security Cutter
WASHINGTON — The U.S Coast Guard christened its fourth National Security Cutter Saturday, during a ceremony at Ingalls Shipyards in Pascagoula, Miss. The cutter’s sponsor, Linda Kapral Papp, led the time-honored tradition of breaking a champagne bottle on the cutter’s bow, officially giving the cutter the name Hamilton. She was accompanied by Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp, who...