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Coast Guard closes LORAN station in N.C.

CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. - Cmdr. Randall Navarro, operations officer for the U.S. Coast Guard Navigation Center, presents an award to the final crewmembers of long range navigation transmission station Carolina Beach prior the the station's disestablishment Friday, May 21, 2010. The final crew consisted of Chief Petty Officer Michael C. Smith, Petty Officer's 1st Class Adolfo M. Lugo and Amel E. Davis, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael D. Leveille. 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)



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This work, Coast Guard closes LORAN station in N.C., by PO1 Andrew Kendrick, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.21.2010

Date Posted:12.12.2013 13:04

Photo ID:1107313

VIRIN:100521-G-#####-023

Resolution:4256x2832

Size:1.44 MB

Location:CAROLINA BEACH, NC, USGlobe

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