New Coast Guard Cutter Available for Tours



The Coast Guard’s new National Security Cutter James will be available for tours on Tuesday, August 8, at the Coast Guard Base in Boston on Commercial Street. The hours for the tours will be 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Visitors must present a valid ID to enter the base, and only purses and small bags are allowed.

The 418’ James is the 5th of 8 planned National Security Cutters.

The ship is scheduled to be commissioned on August 8, and will be stationed in South Carolina.