This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp speaks during a memorial ceremony for the crew of Coast Guard 6535 at Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile, Ala., March 8, 2012. Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor, Lt. j.g. Thomas Cameron, Chief Petty Officer Fernando Jorge and Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrew Knight were killed when their helicopter crashed in Mobile Bay during a training mission Feb. 28, 2012. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.