Air Station Cape Cod Coast Guard

HC-144 Ocean SentryThe Change of Command ceremony with an HC-144 Ocean Sentry in background at the Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod base.

Rear Adm. Daniel Abel pins the Meritorious Service Medal to Capt. David Throop, the Air Station’s outgoing Coast Guard commander, during the ceremony.

Rear Adm. Daniel Abel presides over the Change of Command as Capt. David Throop transfers command of Air Station Cape Cod to Capt. Stephen Torpey.