Coast Guard holds change-of-command ceremony for Air Station Traverse City

Coast Guard holds change-of-command ceremony for Air Station Traverse City
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — With family, friends, and members of the community on hand, Cmdr. Joseph Buzzella transferred command of Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City to Cmdr. Sean Cross, a fellow Coast Guard aviator, at a ceremony Friday morning at the air station. Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the 9th Coast Guard District, presided over the traditional change-of-command ceremony. Buzzella...

Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City holds change-of-command ceremony

Photo courtesy of Jan EdmanTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – With family and friends, as well as members of the community, looking on, Cmdr. Jonathan Spaner transferred command of Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City to another Coast Guard aviator today during a ceremony at the air station. The traditional change-of-command ceremony, presided over by Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the Ninth Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City change of command Friday

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – A change-of-command ceremony is scheduled for Friday at Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City. During the ceremony Cmdr. Jonathan Spaner will transfer command to Cmdr. Joseph Buzzella. Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the Ninth Coast Guard District, will preside over the ceremony. After two years as commanding officer of the air station, Spaner is departing to attend the...