Newest National Security Cutters Off Diamond Head
August 17, 2019
August 16, 2019 - Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757), right, meets Coast Guard Cutter Kimball (WMSL 756) off Diamond Head, while a C-130 Hercules aircraft from Air Station Barbers Point flies between them.
Kimball, the seventh National Security Cutter built for the Coast Guard, is scheduled for a unique dual-commissioning ceremony with Midgett, the eighth NSC, at both cutters’ new homeport in Honolulu August 24, 2019.
U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer John Masson