Coast Guard Search And Rescue.

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U. S. Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod (ASCC) is the only Coast Guard aviation facility in the Northeast. Take our quiz to find out how smart you are about Coast Guard search and rescue operations.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where is the U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod (ASCC) located?
    • A. 

      Cape Cod Community College

    • B. 

      Harwich Marina

    • C. 

      Macmillan Wharf, Provincetown

    • D. 

      Massachusetts Military Reservation

  • 2. 
    What year was Bear, a golden retriever and the Coast Guard's much-loved mascot, laid to rest?
    • A. 

      1988

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      2000

    • D. 

      2005

  • 3. 
    The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca is a boat equipped to rescue large boats.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The most famous Cape Cod Coast Guard rescue was the Pendleton.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    How many helicopters does the U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod (ASCC) have?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Eight

  • 6. 
    Search and Rescue (SAR) is one of the Coast Guard's oldest missions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    In December 2012, the Coast Guard rescued 35 endangered sea turtles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What year did the Revenue Cutter Service combine with the U.S. Lifesaving Service to create the Coast Guard?
    • A. 

      1790

    • B. 

      1860

    • C. 

      1899

    • D. 

      1915

  • 9. 
    How many people were rescued in 1991 during the "Perfect Storm" by a 205-foot rescue cutter, the Tamaroa?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      Seven

  • 10. 
    The 110-foot Woods Hole-based cutter, the Sanibel, was placed on duty in New York Harbor after the 9/11 attacks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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