K1R is a special event station operating from
June 5 through June 10, 2014. K1R commemorates the 70th Anniversary of the United States Coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One (ResFlo-1) and the role it played during the D-Day invasion of Allied
forces at Normandy.
ResFlo-1 was responsible for saving more than 1,400 lives during the Invasion of Normandy.