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Seafair 2016: US Coast Guard Helicopter Search And Rescue Demo

US Coast Guard Eurocopter MH-65 Dolphin Search And Rescue (SAR) demonstration on Elliot Bay, Seattle today. This was part of the Seafair Fleet Week celebrations. Although a Coast Guard Cutter blocked my view of the end of the rescue, this was still the best way to see such an exercise, rather than being on the rescuing end! 94 more words

Aviation

The peace boat Golden Rule sails into a new era of nuclear activism

This article originally appeared in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, July 25, 2016.

by Dawn Stover


Dwarfed by the ships from the US Navy, the Royal Canadian Navy, and the US Coast Guard that visited Portland, Oregon, for Fleet Week last month, the 30-foot-long Golden Rule looked like it was from another era. 1,570 more words

Peace Activism

Semper Paratus—Always Ready

When Fleet Week ended, and the last Navy ship sailed out of the harbor, its rails were lined with sailors and Marines in solemn salute to those who served before them. 620 more words

News & Politics

Fleet Week on 42nd St

Memorial Day week-end in the US and here in NYC it was hot, humid and time to say hello sailor – the Fleet comes to town!   76 more words

Photography

Many Paying Their Respects At Memorial Day Events Around New York City

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Many in New York are honoring those who died serving our country this Memorial Day.

CBS2’s Alex Denis reported veterans were paying their respects on the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum during the annual Memorial Day ceremony. 419 more words

News

Selected Events (05/30) + Today’s Featured Pub (Upper WestSide)

Today’s Fab 4 > MONDAY / MAY 30, 2016

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” We make it as easy as 1-2-3. 1,328 more words