Coast Guard Cutter Stratton returns home following 60-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Stratton returns home following 60-day deployment
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Families reunited aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton April 5, 2018. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew S. Masaschi. ALAMEDA, Calif. – The crew aboard Coast Guard Cutter Stratton returned Thursday to their homeport in Alameda after saving three lives during a 60-day, 15,000-natical...

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue boater near Whittier, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue boater near Whittier, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Mustang file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Klingenberg ANCHORAGE, Alaska –The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man reported missing from a 16-foot red skiff in Passage Canal near Whittier, Alaska. Multiple Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews, a Coast Guard Station Valdez boatcrew and the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Mustang...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans search for overdue boater near Whittier, Alaska

Coast Guard, good Samaritans search for overdue boater near Whittier, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Mustang file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Klingenberg ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a 16-foot red skiff with one person aboard reported overdue Saturday in Passage Canal near Whittier. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, a Coast Guard Station Valdez small boatcrew and the crew of the Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard 110 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard 110 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircraft file photo KODIAK, Alaska – The Coast Guard has suspended their search Monday, for a 22-year-old male who reportedly fell overboard from the motor vessel Challenge Prelude, 110 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska. Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and C-130 Hercules aircrews in coordination with the crew of the Challenge...

Coast Guard helicopter crew medevacs man 60 miles from Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard helicopter crew medevacs man 60 miles from Dutch Harbor, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Stratton & MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, forward deployed on the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton, medevaced a 44-year-old man from the fishing vessel Saint Peter approximately 60 miles from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Friday. The Dolphin helicopter crew hoisted the man and safely transported him to...

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles from Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles from Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard  MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medevaced a 42-year-old man from the motor vessel Elpida GR approximately 65 miles southeast of Cold Bay, Wednesday. The Dolphin helicopter crew, forward deployed aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton, hoisted the man and safely transported him to an awaiting commercial...

Unified Command continues response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Unified Command continues response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew conducts an overflight of an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 28, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Unified Command consisting of Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation personnel, continues their response to an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of...

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 helicopter crew and Marine Safety Detachment Kodiak pollution responders conduct an overflight in response to an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 27, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation have established a Unified Command in response to an oil spill 49...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles northeast of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles northeast of Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 44-year-old man from the fishing vessel Golden Alaska approximately 60 miles northeast of Cold Bay, Tuesday. The Jayhawk helicopter crew forward deployed to Cold Bay hoisted the man and safely transported him to Cold Bay for further transport...