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 takes part in a panel discussion on the short film "BOATLIFT" during the Sept. 11th Tenth Anniversary Summit at the Newseum in Washington D.C. Sept 8, 2011. The movie, narrated by Tom Hanks, chornicles the evacuation of Manhattan by water after the terror attacks on September 11th. Participants of the panel dicussion moderated by Dan Rather, included Adm. Papp, Cmdr. Mike Day, Dr. Steve Flynn, Andrew McGovern and Vincent Ardolino. To watch BOATLIFT click here. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.