Written by Coast Guard Auxiliary public affairs Congratulations are in order for the Coast Guard Auxiliary’s newly elected national leaders! On Friday, August 24, 2018, national elections were held at the Auxiliary National Conference in Orlando, Florida. The newly elected auxiliary national leaders for the upcoming term of office (Nov, 1, 2018 to Oct.
Just as lake effect snow and northern Michigan are one, so are U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary aviation and Jim Johnson. A member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary since 2001, Mr. Johnson currently serves as the assistant 9th District staff officer for aviation and the auxiliary air coordinator for the 9th District central region.
Coast Guard Auxiliarists act as force multipliers for Coast Guard units across the nation. This all-volunteer service assist Coast Guard men and women on a daily basis by patrolling our waterways, conducting over flights for various operations and teaching people across the country the importance of safe boating practices
An engineer testifying in a civil trial of an East Naples woman permanently disfigured in a 1999 boating accident, said that the U.S. Coast Guard did indeed say that most propeller injuries can be prevented by a propeller guard. Story here An administrative review has found that the Coast Guard was slow to respond to