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Day 11: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our eleventh and final video features the Coast Guard Cutter Juniper, homeported in Newport, R.I., skimming oil off the Florida and Alabama coast as part of the ongoing Administration-wide effort to combat the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Lt. j.g. Andrew Kauffman narrates the b-roll video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to vote for your favorite…

Day 10: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our tenth video features Aids to Navigation Team Kodiak, Alaska, personnel building a 15-foot tower near Point Hope to help mariners navigate through the Bering Strait. The aid is only one of two permanent Coast Guard aids north of the Arctic Circle. Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Thomasson, a damage controlman, narrates the b-roll video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to vote for your favorite…

Day 9: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our ninth video features Air Station Clearwater rescuing two men from the water after their boat capsized and they were left clinging to the hull. Petty Officer 2nd Class Morgan Miholics, the flight mechanic and hoist operator in the video, narrates the b-roll footage. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to vote for your favorite…

Day 8: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our eighth video features Coast Guard Air Station Astoria rescuing a 17-year-old boy after he fell from a 200-foot cliff in Lewis and Clark State Park, Wash. Lt. Mark Lynch, a Royal Australian Navy pilot flying the case, narrates the video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to vote for your favorite…

Day 7: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our seventh video features Coast Guard Air Station Houston rescuing a man who was stranded and clinging to a piling near Rollover Pass, Texas. Petty Officer 2nd Class Brad Pigage, the rescue swimmer and aviation survival technician who was lowered into the water to free the fisherman tangled in fishing line, narrates the video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to cast your vote for your favorite…

Day 6: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our sixth video features Aids to Navigation Team (ANT) San Diego and their work on the Zuniga Jetty light ‘Zulu’ at the entrance of San Diego Bay. Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Tapp, officer-in-charge of the ANT, narrates the b-roll video and explains why the crew has to be hoisted by a helicopter onto the light to conduct repairs. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to cast your vote for your favorite…

Day 5: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our fifth video features members of Port Security Unit 307 and the Haitian Coast Guard providing medical attention and medicine during an orphanage relief project after the magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck the Port-au-Prince. Capt. Steven Baynes, Coast Guard Liaison to Joint Task Force Haiti who was working with the PSU, narrates the b-roll video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to cast your vote for your favorite…

Day 4: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our fourth video features the Coast Guard Cutter Morro Bay breaking ice on the Hudson River in January. Petty Officer 1st Class Steven Romano, a boatswain’s mate on Morro Bay, narrates the b-roll video. Click on the post to watch the video and find out how to cast your vote for your favorite…

Day 3: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Our third video features the rescue of two elderly people who jumped into the water from a disabled sailboat in order to be hoisted out of danger by a Coast Guard helicopter. Petty Officer 3rd Class Jacob Warner, the rescue swimmer, narrates the b-roll video. This case was Warner’s first rescue as an aviation survival technician.

Day 2: Coast Guard Video of the Year

Video of the Year contest

Welcome to day two of voting for Coast Guard Video of the Year! Earlier this week, we offered you a sampling of the top 11 Coast Guard videos of 2010. Now, it is time for you to vote on your favorites and help us select your top three videos. Our second video features Coast Guard

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