Tag: Centennial of Naval Aviation

History: Carl Christian von Paulsen & the establishment of Coast Guard aviation

2011 is the Centennial of Naval Aviation and will honor aviation pioneers in the Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps. The year-long celebration includes air shows, art exhibits, flyovers and tactical demonstrations nationwide. As part of our ongoing celebration of the centennial, we bring you the story of aviation pioneer Carl Christian von Paulsen. Lt.

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A Memorial Day flight

Cmdr. Kevin Bruen

Cmdr. Kevin Bruen (far right), a Judge Advocate General for the Eleventh Coast Guard District, poses with veterans from other armed services in front of a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber aircraft like the one his father served aboard during World War II. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Henry G. Dunphy. Written

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History: CAPT David Gershowitz

David Gershowitz

2011 is the Centennial of Naval Aviation and will honor aviation pioneers in the Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps. The year-long celebration includes air shows, art exhibits, flyovers and tactical demonstrations nationwide. As part of our ongoing celebration of the centennial, we bring you the story of Capt. David Gershowitz, Coast Guard aviator No.

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100 years of Naval Aviation: San Diego kick-off

Vice Adm. Currier

As part of our ongoing celebration of the 2011 Centennial of Naval Aviation , the Compass brings you a guest post by Vice Adm. John Currier, the Coast Guard’s senior aviator. Four Coast Guard aircraft, an HC-144A Ocean Sentry from Mobile, Ala., an HU 25 Falcon from Corpus Christi, Texas, an MH 65 Dolphin from

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History: 100 years of Naval Aviation

NC-4 In Flight

Written by William H. Thiesen, Ph.D., U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area Historian 2011 is the Centennial of Naval Aviation and will honor aviation pioneers in the Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps. The year-long celebration will include air shows, art exhibits, flyovers and tactical demonstrations nationwide. It is only fitting to start this celebration of

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