Coast Guard crews join search for crewmembers from capsized trawler in Bering Sea

Coast Guard crews join search for crewmembers from capsized trawler in Bering Sea
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard is assisting the Kamchatka Border Guard Directorate and good Samaritans in their search for survivors of the South Korean flagged 326-foot fishing vessel, 501 Oryong, that sank off the coast of Chukotka, Russia, in the Bering Sea, Sunday evening. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard, Kamchatka Border Guard sign joint agency protocol document in Anchorage, Alaska

Coast Guard, Kamchatka Border Guard sign joint agency protocol document in Anchorage, Alaska
Anchorage – Coast Guard Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander, 17th Coast Guard District, and Rear Adm. Sergey Vitalievich Shcherbakov, commander, Kamchatka Border Guard Directorate of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation, signed a joint agency protocol document in Anchorage, Alaska, April 18, 2013. The protocol document highlighted discussions between the agencies for continued...