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        Welcome to U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche's website. Homeported at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, California, CGC WAESCHE, the second of eight planned National Security Cutters, is 418 feet long with a top speed of 28 knots and a range of 12,000 nautical miles. She is equipped with a flight deck and hangars capable of housing two multi-mission helicopters, and outfitted with the most advanced command, control, and communications equipment. To schedule a tour or for media inquiries, contact WAESCHE's Public Affairs Officer, LTJG Dan Pereira at, or the Assistant Public Affairs Officer, ENS T.J. Ashley at

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