The Coast Guard Needs Designated Instructor Pilots

Boland, Brian
August 2013
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2013, Vol. 139 Issue 8, p76
Conference Proceeding
The article discusses the need of designated instructor pilots for the U.S. Coast Guard. It is informed that an unusually high number of Class-A mishaps during 2008-2012 prompted the Coast Guard aviation to provide additional responsibility to Coast Guard instructor pilots for standardizing aviation operations, wardroom proficiency and managing upgrades every year.


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