New London CG Cadets to Train on Tugs
March 1, 2012
TheDay.com: Cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy sail on a tall ship, go to dive school and work on buoy tenders, icebreakers and the service’s newest cutters.
But they’ve never been assigned to tugboats—until now.
This summer, cadets will learn about the commercial towing industry as part of a new partnership between the academy and tug and barge operators.