U.S. Coast Guard photo.

100 years of Coast Guard aviation: ‘Just another day on duty’

To me, being a Coast Guard aviator means belonging to a family whose ranks are filled with professionals of the highest caliber. The Coast Guard emblem is our crest; the golden wings on our chest are proof of membership. We share the view from above the clouds during our successes, and help put each other back together when a member is hard down.


Aircraft mechanics test skills in national competition

Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam Eggers Wilbur Wright once said, “It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.” For a small group of Coast Guard aviators from across the country, the 2011 AMT […]