Air Station Traverse City selected to host 2018 Coast Guard Aviation Association gathering

Air Station Traverse City selected to host 2018 Coast Guard Aviation Association gathering
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City personnel will host members of the Coast Guard Aviation Association, also known as the Ancient Order of the Pterodactyl, Sept. 6-9, 2018. On November 9th, the national chapter of the Coast Guard Aviation Association selected Traverse City as the location for the annual conference, colloquially called the “roost”, in recognition of the...

Restored US Coast Guard helicopter dedicated at the Smithsonian

Restored US Coast Guard helicopter dedicated at the Smithsonian
The Coast Guard HH-52A Seaguard helicopter, tail number 1426, during its induction ceremony to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum Thursday, April 14, 2016, at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class David R. Marin WASHINGTON — A restored Coast Guard HH-52A Seaguard helicopter was dedicated into the Smithsonian National...

CG-1426 Rising like a Phoenix

CG-1426 Rising like a Phoenix
The newly-restored HH-52A 1426 is unveiled during a ceremony at Aviation Logistics Center in Elizabeth City, N.C., Friday, Dec. 11, 2015. by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nate Littlejohn Human flight is inherently amazing. For people looking to satisfy their wonder, or to simply bask in astonishment at accomplishments in the history of aviation, there’s no better place than the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly,...