Coast Guard, Kake SAR assist stranded vessel near Kake, Alaska

Coast Guard, Kake SAR assist stranded vessel near Kake, Alaska
A Coast Guard small-boat crew transfers tow of the 36-foot vessel Viking Queen to the Cutter John McCormick in Elena Bay, 50 miles southwest of Kake, Alaska, July 16, 2017. The crew of the John McCormick and a Kake Search and Rescue crew responded to the vessel after it became disabled and stranded. U.S. Coast Guard photo JUNEAU, Alaska — Crews from the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick and Kake...

Coast Guard, Hydaburg SAR search for 20-year-old man near Hydaburg, Alaska

Coast Guard, Hydaburg SAR search for 20-year-old man near Hydaburg, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick File Photo JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard and Hydaburg Search and Rescue crews are searching for a 20-year-old man overdue from an 18-foot skiff near Hydaburg, Alaska, Friday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, the crews of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick and Anacapa, and numerous Hydaburg SAR boat crews are searching for Frances Charles...

Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers rescue 4 after tug runs aground near Sitka

Coast Guard, Alaska State Troopers rescue 4 after tug runs aground near Sitka
Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick File Photo JUNEAU, Alaska- A Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick smallboat crew and an Alaska State Trooper boat crew rescued four people from the tug, 18 Eagles, after it ran aground on Vitskari Rocks, near Sitka, Saturday. The McCormick and AST crews arrived on scene and dewatered the tug. The AST crew towed the tug and crew to Sitka. Coast Guard Sector Juneau watchstanders...

Coast Guard commissions Fast Response Cutter John McCormick in Ketchikan, Alaska

Coast Guard commissions Fast Response Cutter John McCormick in Ketchikan, Alaska
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick stands proud facing the crowd of the commissioning ceremony while they “bring the cutter to life” at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan, Alaska, April 12, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jon-Paul Rios. KETCHIKAN, Alaska – The Coast Guard commissioned the fast response cutter John McCormick during a ceremony in Ketchikan,...

Coast Guard to commission Alaska’s first Fast Response Cutter in Ketchikan, April 12

Coast Guard to commission Alaska’s first Fast Response Cutter in Ketchikan, April 12
The Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick and crew make way to their home port at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan in Ketchikan, Alaska, March 21, 2017. . U.S. Coast Guard photo. JUNEAU, Alaska – The commissioning of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick (WPC 1121), the 17th District’s first 154-foot Fast Response Cutter, will be held in Ketchikan Apr. 12, 2017. The Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick is the...

Fast Response Cutter John McCormick arrives in Ketchikan, Alaska after 6200 mile voyage

Fast Response Cutter John McCormick arrives in Ketchikan, Alaska after 6200 mile voyage
The Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick and crew make way to their home port at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan in Ketchikan, Alaska, March 217, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick (WPC-1121) and its crew arrived to their homeport at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan, Friday afternoon after completing a 6,200-mile trip from Key West, Florida. The John McCormick...

Coast Guard accepts delivery of Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick

Coast Guard accepts delivery of Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick
Sister Ship of the JOHN MCCORMICK, USCGC MARGARET NORVELL operating in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico Key West, FL – The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick , in Key West, Florida on Tuesday. The cutter is the 21st fast response cutter (FRC) delivered to the service. The cutter will be the first FRC stationed in Ketchikan, Alaska. It was the third consecutive FRC delivered...