Coast Guard tall ship Eagle to arrive in Norfolk, Va. Friday

Coast Guard tall ship Eagle to arrive in Norfolk, Va. Friday
Coast Guard Cutter Eagle file photo by Seamen Lisa Ferdinando. NORFOLK, Va. – The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle, “America’s Tall Ship,” is scheduled to arrive in Norfolk, and be open to the public for tours, this Friday, April 6. The summer 2018 deployment spans eight months and 20 ports and including Barbados, Santa Domingo, San Juan, Roatán, Cartagena, and Curacao. At 295-feet in length,...

“America’s Tall Ship” Eagle sailing to Portland, Maine with Tall Ships 2015

"America's Tall Ship" Eagle sailing to Portland, Maine with Tall Ships 2015
The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle work to take in the sails U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – Coast Guard Cutter Eagle will be visiting Portland for the Tall Ships Portland 2015 event. Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Portland as part of the Parade of Sail on Saturday, July 18 at approximately 2 p.m., and will moor at the Ocean Gateway...

America’s Tall Ship, Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit New York

 America’s Tall Ship, Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit New York
New York – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive at pier 86 in Manhattan, site of the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, July 17, as part of their 2014 cadet summer training deployment. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on Friday, July 18, from 10 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, July 19, from 10 a.m. to 7:00 pm. At 295 feet in length, the Eagle is the largest...

Coast Guard Eagle arrives for bicentennial of War of 1812 events

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America’s Tall Ship, is scheduled to arrive at the Bienville Wharf, Tuesday, at 2 p.m., as part of their 2012 cruise celebrating Operation Sail 2012 and the bicentennial of the War of 1812. The Eagle will be open for free public tours Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. At 295 feet in length, the Eagle is the largest tall ship flying the stars...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Boston

BOSTON — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, “America’s Tall Ship,” is scheduled to arrive at the Charlestown Navy Yard, next to the USS Constitution, Friday at 9 a.m. as part of their 2011 cruise celebrating the 75th anniversary of Eagle’s construction. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on the following dates and times: July 22 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. July 23 from 1 p.m....

U.S. Coast Guard Eagle‚ “America’s Tall Ship‚” to visit Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, known as “America’s Tall Ship,” is scheduled to arrive in Corpus Christi, Texas, Friday, July 2, at 3 p.m., and stay until Monday for “Sail South Texas 2010.”

Luck of the Draw – Coast Guard Cutter Eagle

Los Angeles – She was commissioned Horst Wessel and served as a training ship for German naval cadets throughout World War II.  A translated-diary from a German naval cadet who trained aboard the Horst Wessel in 1937 is available. Following World War II, the Horst Wessel, in the age-old custom of capture and seizure, was taken as a war prize by the United States. A lottery of sorts was held...