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Best & Worst 2001
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By the PMY Editors

The U.S. Coast Guard
Despite budget cuts and manpower shortages, they've always been there when we needed them, and never more than on September 11. In a city that is an island, the Coast Guard, which rushed 12 cutters to New York waters, not only provided security but ferried rescue workers and emergency supplies to Manhattan and even monitored air quality. Semper Paratus, indeed.

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.