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ABOUT OUR FLOTILLA  http://uscgauxmoreheadcity.org   2017 National Approval Seal of Approval

Incoming FC & VFCFlotilla 20-02 in Morehead City, North Carolina supports boaters operating around the northern end of Bogue Banks and operations at Coast Guard Station - Fort Macon, NC.

Our Flotilla next monthly meeting will be Thursday, February 8 commencing at 1900 hours with networking 1/2 hour prior to the meeting.  Location: Fort Macon, Atlantic Beach, NC in the Training Room.  Please bring a government issued ID to gain entrance into the Station.

 

Happy 2018 

                       WHAT DOES OUR FLOTILLA DO?

•  Conducts safety patrols on our local waterways in conjunction with our neighboring Flotillas.
•  Provides support to the Coast Guard at Fort Macon facilities.
•  Performs free vessel safety checks.
•  Teaches public boating safety classes.              
•  Assists the USCG with homeland security duties.
•  Conducts safety patrols that provide assistance to boaters in distress.
•  Performs search and rescue missions.
•  Provides perimeter security for regattas and other marine events.
•  Supports transport missions (personnel and supplies) during natural disasters.
•  Verification of Aids to Navigation and ATON checks after severe storms.
•  Pollution and environmental patrols to check waterways, ramps and related problems.

 We always wear our PFDs USCG Auxiliary Patrol Vessel

  Suddently in Control Class at The Boathouse 7/2/17

 

 

Suddenly In Command class at The Boathouse 7/2/17 with Captain Jeff Perkins, FSO-PV (r) and Bill Mauney, FSO-MT.  (photo by Bill Mauney)

Auxiliarist Helen Andrews holding a handheld VHF at Cherry Point Marine BaseThe Coast Guard considers the Auxiliary its primary resource for recreational boating safety outreach and prevention (see the message "From the Commandant"), and each Coast Guard district around the nation has established a senior officer and staff to provide tight liaison and coordination between the active-duty Coast Guard and the various Auxiliary units in that district.

Membership in the Auxiliary is open to persons 17 years of age and older. We hope you'll come to one of our meetings or call us. To contact us and find our flotilla meeting times and location go to Meeting Schedule in the left menu.

Amanna and Sonder serving the public at The NC Aquarium in PKSPLEASE LEARN MORE ABOUT US BY EXPLORING OUR SITE. IT'S FOR EVERYONE.  WELCOME ABOARD!

Photos
very top: 2017 FC Heinz Rister flanked by incoming FC Phil Amanna (R) and incoming VFC Mark Sonder (L) photo by Dave Tolley, followed by 2018 photo by ACY Annapolis, MD
top 2:
  L Auxiliary Vessels on patrol; R We always wear our PFD's
middle: Auxiliarist Helen Andrews holding a VHF radio at Cherry Point Marine Station. She was demonstrating safety gear to a room full of Marines.--Photo by Dave Tolley
bottom:  Vice Commander Amanna with Staff Officer Sonder engaging in public education at the NC Aquarium in PKS 03/18/17.
--Photo by Dave Tolley

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