Text of Rear Adm. Manson K. Brown’s remarks on release of ‘Coast Guard 6505’ investigation

Following are the remarks of RADM Manson K. Brown on the release of the Final Action Memo and Final Decision Letter pertaining to the investigations into the mishap involving the Coast Guard rescue helicopter CG-6505 .  The remarks were delivered today at Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Hawaii. Good morning and thank you for joining us here at Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point. This morning,...

Coast Guard releases findings of investigation into fatal 2008 rescue helicopter crash

HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard released the results of its investigation here today into the loss of an HH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point approximately five miles south of Honolulu International Airport Sept. 4, 2008.