Coast Guard petty officer to be honored for rescuing downed F-18 pilot

Coast Guard petty officer to be honored for rescuing downed F-18 pilot
Portsmouth, Va. – A Coast Guard petty officer is schedule to be honored Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 11:30 a.m., for heroic service while rescuing a downed pilot after a Navy F/A-18 fighter jet crashed at Virginia Beach, Va. April 6, 2012. Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicholas A Beane, a canine handler assigned to the Maritime Security Response Team is scheduled to receive the Meritorious Service Medal at Naval...