CGC Eagle

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

KEY WEST, Fla. – The trick wheel of the Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, a 295-foot barque homeported in New London, Conn., is shown as the cutter is moored here, April 13, 2012. The trick wheel is the nautical term for the emergency helm located on the fantail of the Eagle. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill.