Coast Guard Station Kings Point holds surprise cold weather survival training

NEW YORK – On December 10, 2009, crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Kings Point, NY set out on what they thought was their annual cold water survival training. Instead, they took part in a surprise 24 hour cold weather training exercise. The crewmembers donned survival suits and swam 250-yards through the freezing waters of Long Island Sound to a deserted island with minimal food, water and...