Coast Guard takes possession of 3rd National Security Cutter

PASCAGOULA, Miss.  – Coast Guard Rear Adm. John Korn, assistant commandant for Acquisition, signed the preliminary acceptance of the Coast Guard’s third National Security Cutter, Stratton, during an “In-Commission Special” ceremony Friday in the Huntington Ingalls Indsutries’ shipyard, here. The ceremony marks the moment when the crew of Stratton formally took possession of the cutter....