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Guarding our waters and much more

by Switlik on 26. Sep, 2017 in Marine

It isn’t until you need the Coast Guard, that you actually think about what the organization does. 

Search and rescue is by far the most widely known work of the Coast Guard, with the organization spending nearly $1 million of its budget in 2016 for SAR efforts. But crews do so much more than patrol the waters looking out for the safety of pleasure boaters, fishermen and all activities on the water.

The World’s Most Interesting Airports

by Switlik on 22. Sep, 2017 in Aviation

It’s not easy building an airport. Engineers often must face obstacles such as limited space, difficult terrain, and even unusual functional requirements. The result is some pretty creative, unique and, at times, scary airports.

Spread your wings at aviation shows

by Switlik on 20. Sep, 2017 in Aviation

There’s been a resurgence in air shows and conferences across the country feeding people’s interest and passion in aviation, whether it is for classic airbirds or the latest high tech Gulfstream jet featuring the coolest amenities.

How to make a proper Mayday call

by Switlik on 14. Sep, 2017 in Marine

Emergencies happen at sea and the U.S. Coast Guard encourages all mariners to be familiar with making Mayday calls.

Women in flight--you’ve come a long way

by Switlik on 04. Sep, 2017 in Aviation

The Ninety-Nines was ahead of its time. Formed in 1929 by 99 female pilots, the organization today represents all aspects of aviation. Club members are professional commercial pilots, fly for the military, own their own planes, and just fly for fun.

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