Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Dailey Commissioning Ceremony
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Dailey mans the rail during the ship’s commissioning ceremony in Pascagoula, Mississippi, July 4, 2017. The Benjamin Dailey is the first fast response cutter home ported in the Eighth Coast Guard District. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Magee/Released)

Photo by: Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Magee |  VIRIN: 170704-G-AS553-1247.JPG

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The Coast Guard accepted its 16th missionized HC-130J Super Hercules long range surveillance aircraft Feb. 19, 2024, from L3Harris in Waco, Texas. CGNR 2016 was delivered to Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina.


The Coast Guard accepted delivery of its 17th C-130J long range surveillance aircraft Aug. 10, 2023, from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Marietta, Georgia. The aircraft will operate out of the Aviation Logistics Center in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, until it undergoes missionization at L3Harris in Waco, Texas.


The Coast Guard accepted its 16th C-130J long range surveillance aircraft Nov. 10, 2022, from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Marietta, Georgia. The aircraft will next undergo missionization which encompasses the installation of the Minotaur Mission System Suite and APY-11 multimode radar at L3Harris in Waco, Texas.


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