Armed and Unafraid: Coast Guard Helicopters Acquire Machine Guns

August 2003
Sea Power;Aug2003, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p33
Reports that the U.S. Coast Guard's helicopters are being equipped with small arms to enable them to meet their new homeland defense responsibilities in 2003. Key features and specifications; Range of mission applications for the upgraded Coast Guard helicopters; Implications on U.S. defense policy.


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