Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Seven Seas Mariner in Gulf of Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Seven Seas Mariner in Gulf of Alaska
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a 55-year-old female from the 708-foot cruise ship Seven Seas Mariner approximately 23 miles southeast of Montague Island in the Gulf of Alaska, Wednesday morning. The...

Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers rescue man from swamped canoe near Nome

Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers rescue man from swamped canoe near Nome
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrews assisted the Alaska State Troopers with the rescue of a 22-year-old man reported missing from a swamped canoe Saturday afternoon approximately 100 miles south of Nome. An Alaska State Troopers ground search team vectored the location of the kayaker to an Air Station...

Coast Guard medevacs tug crewman from Hinchinbrook Island, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs tug crewman from Hinchinbrook Island, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced a male crew member Wednesday from a tug vessel near Hinchinbrook Island. The Jayhawk helicopter crew hoisted the crewman from the tug Sea Voyager and transported him to Anchorage for further medical care. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage...

Coast Guard crews medevac man near Afognak Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard crews medevac  man near Afognak Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Naushon file photo. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Naushon medevaced a man from his anchored vessel near Posliedni Point in Afognak Bay, Alaska, Sunday morning. The Naushon crew launched their small boat and took the 65-year-old man and his wife on board the cutter. The Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard medevacs 13-year-old from Chenega, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs 13-year-old from Chenega, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson ANCHORAGE, Alaska— A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward deployed to Cordova, medevaced a 13-year-old male from Chenega, Alaska, Saturday. The Jayhawk helicopter crew transported the 13-year-old to Anchorage and transferred him to awaiting medical personnel. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs man in severe weather near Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man in severe weather near Dutch Harbor, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska – Coast Guard crews conducted a long-range medevac of a man from a Military Sealift Command Vessel approximately 1,150 miles from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, May 6. A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, deployed aboard the Coast Guard Cutter John Midgett, safely landed on the MSC vessel and embarked the man for follow-on transport to Adak, Alaska, Tuesday. He was transferred...

Coast Guard Cutter Stratton returns home following 60-day deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Stratton returns home following 60-day deployment
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 mile, multi-mission deployment to the Eastern Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea. The Stratton crew...

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...