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CG Helps Deliver Baby Girl at Sea!
San Diego aircrews are used to saving lives but earlier this week they helped bring a life into the world. Watch as they transport a flight surgeon and civilian midwife to assist with the delivery of a baby girl at sea. An aircrew from U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego transports medical personnel to a cargo ship approximately 100 miles southwest of San Diego to assist with the delivery of a baby, Sept. 2, 2013. A Coast Guard flight surgeon and a civilian midwife were hoisted to the ship and successfully assisted in the delivery of a baby girl. U.S. Coast Guard video by Sector San Diego.