Coast Guard Aviation Technical Training Center hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for new facility

Coast Guard Aviation Technical Training Center hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for new facility
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the completion of the new Rescue Swimmer Training Facility in Elizabeth City, N.C., Wednesday. The new facility incorporates a larger pool as well as an Underwater Modular Egress Trainer where Coast Guard aircrew and response boat crewmembers will train to escape a ditched aircraft or capsized vessel. “The new pool will...

Coast Guard awards contract for Rescue Swimmer Training Facility in Elizabeth City

NORFOLK, Va. – The Coast Guard Facilities Design and Construction Center awarded a $22.8 million contract Sept. 3, to The Oak Group, Inc., for the design and construction of the Coast Guard’s Rescue Swimmer Training Facility in Elizabeth City, N.C.