Coast Guard Station Valdez rescues 2 men near Busby Island, Prince William Sound, Alaska

Coast Guard Station Valdez rescues 2 men near Busby Island, Prince William Sound, Alaska
Coast Guard Station Valdez 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Valdez Response Boat-Medium boat crew rescued two men from the 21-foot pleasure cruiser Gaillea after it ran aground approximately six miles off Busby Island, in Prince William Sound, Alaska, Saturday morning. A Station Valdez RB-M boat crew and several good Samaritan vessels coordinated efforts...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel near Cordova, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel near Cordova, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk aircrew medevaced a 51-year-old man from the fishing vessel Devotion 34 miles southwest of Cordova, Alaska, Aug. 4, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevaced a man from the fishing vessel Devotion 34 miles southwest of Cordova, Alaska, Saturday. To better facilitate...

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat in Prince William Sound

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat in Prince William Sound
Station Valdez 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Coast Guard Station Valdez crew members medevaced an 18-year-old male, suffering from a hand injury, from the fishing vessel Pacific Harvester in Prince William Sound, Alaska, Thursday evening. The station’s crew, including an emergency trauma technician, treated the man’s hand while in transit to a Valdez pier where he...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water in Nushagak Bay

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water in Nushagak Bay
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard has suspended their search for a man reportedly missing after the fishing vessel he was on capsized with two other people aboard in Nushagak Bay, south of Dillingham, Alaska, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, Alaska State Trooper personnel and good Samaritans...

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember 20 miles north of Kodiak

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember 20 miles north of Kodiak
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak Jayhawk aircrew, Base Kodiak fire department personnel and City of Kodiak emergency medical personnel prepare to transfer a 47-year-old man to an awaiting ambulance at Air Station Kodiak, Alaska, July 25, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Charly Hengen. ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced...

Coast Guard investigates fishing vessel for discharging oil in Canadian waters

Coast Guard investigates fishing vessel for discharging oil in Canadian waters
JUNEAU, Alaska – Investigators from Coast Guard Sector Anchorage and Coast Guard Marine Safety Detachment Dutch Harbor, and Coast Guard Investigative Service agents are investigating the fishing vessel Mark I for knowingly discharging oil overboard in Canadian waters. A Transport Canada aircrew detected the Mark I transiting through the Canadian exclusive economic zone 97-miles off of Cape St. James,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in joint law enforcement operation

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in joint law enforcement operation
Petty Officer 1st Class Devon Waite, a member of Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team San Diego (91109), and canine Bingo conduct a vehicle sweep aboard the Alaska Marine Highway System ferry vessel Tustumena in Kodiak, Alaska, June 27, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lauren Dean. JUNEAU, Alaska – Law enforcement authorities from the Coast Guard, Coast Guard Investigative...

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
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 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew safely hoisted the woman from the cruise ship and transported her...

Coast Guard tows bowpicker taking on water in Prince William Sound, Alaska

Coast Guard tows bowpicker taking on water in Prince William Sound, Alaska
A Coast Guard Station Valdez crew member monitors the vessel Metal Disorder as it is towed to Whittier. U.S. Coast Guard photo. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Coast Guard Station Valdez boatcrew towed the 32-foot bowpicker Metal Disorder taking on water with one person aboard near Squaw Bay in Prince William Sound Tuesday evening. The 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew towed the Metal Disorder and its...