Coast Guard News
5th District Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard
Date: June 17, 2012
Contact: Public Affairs Detachment Baltimore
Office: (410) 576-2541
Photo Release: Coast Guard Cutter Eagle departs Baltimore Harbor
BALTIMORE – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle departed Baltimore Harbor at about 10 a.m., Sunday, continuing its cadet training cruise on the way to its next OpSail 2012 port of call.
The 295-foot cutter Eagle, America's Tall Ship, is scheduled to rejoin the fleet in Boston June 30.
The Eagle, homeported at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., actively serves as a training platform, providing a foundation of seamanship and leadership for future Coast Guard officers.
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