Traverse City Coast Guard ‘Open Ramp’ to kick off 2018 National Cherry Festival Airshow

Traverse City Coast Guard 'Open Ramp' to kick off 2018 National Cherry Festival Airshow
Coast Guard aircraft on display during the “open ramp,” kicking off the start of the 2017 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City. More than 4,000 people attended the event at the air station to get up close and personal with aircraft and crews that were to participate in the festival Air Show. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Master Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf) TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., — Coast Guard...

Air Station Traverse City open ramp in support of the 2016 National Cherry Festival Airshow

Air Station Traverse City open ramp in support of the 2016 National Cherry Festival Airshow
TRAVERSE CITY, MI. – Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City will host an ‘Open Ramp’ event on Friday, from 6-8 p.m., in support of the 2016 National Cherry Festival Airshow. Admission is free and open to the public. Parking opens at 5 p.m. The air station is opening its gates and allowing up-close access to the National Cherry Festival Airshow performers, including the U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18s...

San Francisco Fleet Week 2015 kicks off Monday

San Francisco Fleet Week 2015 kicks off Monday
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Fleet Week kicks off in the Bay Area with the Parade of Ships arrival to the Port of San Francisco and other events open to the public Oct. 5-12. With the Bay Area’s largest military presence totaling more than 4,000 men and women based in San Francisco, Coast Guard personnel and assets will participate and provide maritime security for the Fleet Week events. These Coast...