COAST GUARD CUTTER CYPRESS

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WELCOME TO CGC CYPRESS

United States Coast Guard Cutter CYPRESS is the tenth cutter of the Juniper Class seagoing buoy tenders constructed by the Marinette Marine Corporation in Marinette, Wisconsin, and the second cutter to bear the name CYPRESS. She was launched on October 27th, 2001, delivered to the Coast Guard on June 24th, 2002, and commissioned on October 11th, 2002. Aided by automated engineering controls, computer based navigation, and communication equipment, CYPRESS is equipped to perform search and rescue (SAR), law enforcement, homeland security, pollution response, and domestic icebreaking missions, as well as fulfilling her primary mission of servicing and maintaining aids to navigation (ATON).