Adm. Bob Papp, 24th Commandant of the Coast Guard, delivers an All Hands address on the flight deck of CGC Waesche. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.

Recapitalizing and building capacity: The National Security Cutters

Update: Paragraph six corrected to reflect that Adm. Papp rode in a “short range prosecutor” boat instead of a “long range interceptor.” National Security Cutters can deploy either boat from the stern launch. Posted by Cmdr. Glynn Smith on behalf of […]