Search and rescue demonstration scheduled for Elliott Bay

SEATTLE — A Coast Guard search and rescue demonstration is scheduled for Elliott Bay, here, Wednesday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

An HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Astoria, Ore., MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Port Angeles, Wash.,  and a small boat crew from Station Seattle will conduct hoists and drop rescue equipment during the exercise. This demonstration will include low flying aircraft along the Seattle waterfront.

Attendees will get a look at some of the techniques used by the Coast Guard to rescue persons in distress.

Editors note: Corrected to remove the C-130 from the demonstration.

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