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U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary 70th Birthday Washington—Seventy years ago on June 23,1939, Congress chartered the Coast Guard Auxiliary authorizing the Coast Guard to use civilian volunteers to promote boating safety on the nation's waterways. On its 70th anniversary the Auxiliary, "America's Volunteer Guardians", continues the long tradition of helping protect boaters and all Americans. Nationwide 30,000 Auxiliarists assist in safe guarding our harbors and provide boating education and free Vessel Safety Checks to recreational boaters. Since 1996 Congress has authorized the Auxiliary to provide much needed support for most Coast Guard missions.

Posted to Riding the Waves by Bruce L. Perri on 10/30/2009 5:44:38 PM | with 0 comments


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18th Century Floggings and Punishment on a US Flagged Vessel
Ugly happenings on a vessel using the US as a Flag of Convenience need urgent investigation

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 10/29/2009 12:30:03 AM | with 0 comments


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Alarm over Ships Losing Power because of Low Sulfur Fuel
Engines are cutting out and ships are drifting, leading to danger of a serious accident

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 9/25/2009 6:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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