Direct commissioned aviators, although they receive training on Coast Guard specific aircraft, typically require less training than Coast Guard pilots who originate internally and apply to CG flight school.
Pilots who meet eligibility criteria and successfully compete for selection can fully expect a career as a Coast Guard aviator.
DCAs work with a Coast Guard assignment officer following selection.
The assignment officer will review the individual’s education, experience, qualifications, and their expressed assignment interests, to issue orders to a position at a Coast Guard field unit position that best aligns the selectee’s talents and potential with the needs of the Coast Guard. At DCO training, DCAs receive initial indoctrination to the traditions and programs of the Service, and training on Service-specific administration essentials needed to their successfully serve as a commissioned officer in the Coast Guard.
An environment of mutual respect and trust inspires teamwork, assures equal treatment, and grants service members the opportunity to excel.
Professional interpersonal relationships always acknowledge military rank and reinforce respect for authority.
The Coast Guard aviation community consists of approximately 800 pilots and an enlisted workforce of approximately 2,500.
Together, these pilots and aircrews fly 5 types of aircraft in the Coast Guard’s inventory, representing 200 airframes dispersed among 24 Air Stations.
The cutter James and its helicopter squad conducted five seizures totaling 5.2 tons of cocaine.
Fedor told reporters at a dockside press conference Tuesday morning in remarks relayed on Twitter.
The illicit cargo was seized in 17 separate raids on smugglers in international waters of the eastern Pacific off Central and South America shores. The seizure mission, conducted over 26 days, was code-named operation 'HITRON,' for helicopter, interception, and tactical squadron.'With this ship, we're capable of owning the night,' cutter James captain Mark J.
If he had not participated in a pre-trial agreement, he faced five months confinement.
The Navy provided a team of two defense lawyers and two prosecution lawyers since the Coast Guard does not have a standing court.