USCG Recognizes Two NOBRA Pilots for Bravery and Fearless Actions During Hurricane Isaac

NEW ORLEANS, LA, Sep 05, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — One year after Hurricane Isaac scattered more than a hundred ships and vessels in the Lower Mississippi River, the United States Coast Guard honored two New Orleans-Baton Rouge Steamship Pilots (NOBRA) for their fearless actions in braving gale force winds and a storm surge to rescue several crippled vessels and their crews and prevent further casualties from the Category One storm, announced Captain Michael E. Rooney, NOBRA president… Read More