Images: Coast Guard closes LORAN station in N.C.
CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. - Cmdr. Brian Dunn, 5th District Waterways Management Branch division chief, gives his remarks during the disestablishment ceremony for long range navigation transmission station Carolina Beach Friday, May 21, 2010. In accordance with the 2010 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, the U.S. Coast Guard terminated the transmission of all U.S. LORAN-C signals Feb. 8. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Kendrick)