From the Bridge Wing 10-1-2013

From the Bridge Wing 10-1-2013
This Day in Coast Guard History: 1926 – An airways division, headed by a chief engineer, was set up as a part of the U.S. Lighthouse Service, its work covering the examination of airways and emergency landing fields and the erection and maintenance of aids to air navigation. 1943 – Coast Guard-manned USS LST-203 was stranded in Southwest Pacific but there were no casualties. 1976 –...