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Coast Guard Picture of the Week

Furling the Eagle by U.S. Coast Guard
Furling the Eagle, a photo by U.S. Coast Guard on Flickr.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle work to take in the sails as the ship heads to Corpus Christi, Texas, July 2, 2010. Crewmen work in the rigging nearly 100 feet above the water.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.
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Eagle arrives in New York


NEW YORK – A Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod, Mass., circles above the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle while the crew anchors in New York Harbor, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011. The Eagle is in New York for the Coast Guard’s 221st birthday. It is the cutter’s last port call for the summer training cruise, which commemorates the 75th anniversary of the 295-foot barque, which will be open for tours at Brooklyn’s Pier 7 all weekend. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jetta H. Disco.

Source: US Coast Guard

CGC Eagle in Hamburg


The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle moored to the Landungsbruecken Pier in Hamburg, Germany, in celebration of its construction 75 years ago at the Blohm and Voss Shipyards June 5, 2011. The Eagle was originally a training vessel for the Germany Navy. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Brazzell.

source:Coast Guard Compass