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Risk a fact of life for Coast Guard amid evolving procedures, technology

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play Moderned Equipped Coast Guardsmen

Moderned Equipped Coast Guardsmen

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Technology has allowed for a safer environment for U.S. Coast Guardsmen who perform rescues at sea. Updated rescue boats are equipped with modern electronics and radar.

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Coast Guard Auxiliary helo ops

Coast Guard Auxiliary helo ops

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Franz Azuolas, a Coast Guard Auxiliarist, handles line during helicopter operations training Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, aboard a small boat off …

Deadly Duty

Deadly Duty

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Arron Arking and Capt. John Bodin, both commercial tow-boat operators, release a rescue basket lowered from an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew f…

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MK2E5 James Pappas of Sea Isle City, talks about how guardsmen prepare for a rescue. Technology has allowed for a safer environment for U.S. C…

Station Cape May medevac

Station Cape May medevac

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Crew members from Coast Guard Station Cape May, N.J., prepare to transfer ashore a burn victim Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in Cape May. The Statio…

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MK2E5 James Pappas of Sea Isle City, talks about how guardsmen prepare for a rescue. Technology has allowed for a safer environment for U.S. C…