Great Ships: The Coast Guard Ships

Great Ships: The Coast Guard Ships

     
 
Since their first appearance in the late 18th century, Coast Guard vessels have been in position to safeguard the seas surrounding the United States. This program is an account of the development of these ships, from their earliest models to the sleek, technology-enhanced ships of modern times. Great Ships: The Coast Guard Ships provides a detailed look at how

Overview

Since their first appearance in the late 18th century, Coast Guard vessels have been in position to safeguard the seas surrounding the United States. This program is an account of the development of these ships, from their earliest models to the sleek, technology-enhanced ships of modern times. Great Ships: The Coast Guard Ships provides a detailed look at how Coast Guard crewmen utilize their crafts to perform lifesaving rescues at sea and near the shore. Footage of actual missions are shown, along with narration from the men who participated in the rescues.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/27/2005
UPC:
0733961730050
Original Release:
2005
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Time:
0:50:00

Special Features

Interactive menus; Scene selection

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Great Ships: The Coast Guard Ships
1. Always Ready [2:49]
2. Near-Shore to Off-Shore [6:37]
3. Revenue Cutter Service [8:20]
4. Modern Cutters [8:30]
5. U.S. Life-Saving Service [8:48]
6. Cape Disappointment [11:00]

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