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Coast Guard One is the air traffic control callsign of any United States Coast Guard aircraft carrying the President of the United States. As of 2007, there has never been a Coast Guard One flight.[citation needed] In broadcasting and radio communication, a callsign or call sign (also call letters) is a unique designation for a transmitting station. ... USCG HH-65 Dolphin USCG HH-60J JayHawk The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States armed forces and is involved in maritime law enforcement, mariner assistance, search and rescue, and national defense. ... The presidential seal is a well-known symbol of the presidency. ...


Any Coast Guard aircraft carrying the Vice President is designated Coast Guard Two. Seal of the office of the Vice-President of the United States The Vice President of the United States is the first in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death, resignation, or removal of the President. ...


Other Executive Travel

The Commandant of the Coast Guard and the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security often travel aboard a Gulfstream C-37A[1] aircraft commonly referred to as "Coast Guard One." The aircraft is stationed at USCG Air Station, Arlington, Va. Commandant of the US Coast Guard is the highest ranking member of the US Coast Guard. ... The United States Secretary of Homeland Security is the head of the United States Department of Homeland Security, the body concerned with protecting the American homeland and the safety of American citizens. ... NASA Gulfstream V The Gulfstream G500 (Gulfstream V) is a private jet aircraft produced by Gulfstream Aerospace, Savannah, Georgia, USA, a General Dynamics company. ...


References

  • Order 7110.65R (Air Traffic Control) (English). Federal Aviation Administration (2007-03-14). Retrieved on 2007-05-01.

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