Watch a Coastie give zero f*cks as he leaps aboard a moving narco sub and pounds on the hatch
The Coast Guard tends to take more than its fair share of flak from the other branches for not being as combat focused, aggressive, or militant as the other uniformed services.
Now, Coasties everywhere finally have a perfect response to such nonsense.
A recently published Defense Department video captures crew members from the Coast Guard Cutter Munro as they chase a “self-propelled semi-submersible suspected drug smuggling vessel” (or a narco sub, for short) through international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean on June 18.
As the dramatic video shows the crew of the Munro speed after the sub, one of the guardsmen can be heard yelling in Spanish and ordering the vessel to stop, before turning to his crewmen and saying “that’s going to be hard to get on.” When the vessel doesn’t stop, one of the Coasties decides to literally leap from his moving vessel onto the moving narco sub and starts banging on the hatch, as if to say:
“Knock knock, mother fuckers!“
Brass balls on this guy.U.S. Coast Guard
The clip, which appears to have been recorded via helmet cam, ends with the narco sub crew opening the hatch, and emerging with their hands in the air.
The footage is from just one of 14 similar drug interdictions that that the Munro and two other Coast Guard cutters pulled off between May and July 2019 along the coasts of Mexico and Central and South America, according to a July 11 statement from the U.S. Coast Guard Pacific Area.
On July 11, the Munro and its crew will offload more than “39,000 pounds of cocaine …read more
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