Tug Challenger Removal, Success in refloating, moored A.J. Dock

Tug Challenger Removal, Success in refloating, moored A.J. Dock
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Tug Norman O guides Tug Challenger to the mooring station at AJ Dock near Juneau, Alaska, Feb. 23, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Greg Crane) Juneau, Alaska – The Tug Challenger has made its way to A.J. Dock. The salvage team dewatered and floated the sunken tug on Tuesday,...

Tug Challenger Removal, Hoist to begin Sunday

Tug Challenger Removal, Hoist to begin Sunday
A Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew deploys containment boom around the sunken tug Challenger in Gastineau Channel in Juneau, Alaska, Sept. 13, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst) JUNEAU, Alaska – Hoisting operations to remove the Tug Challenger from Gastineau Channel are scheduled to begin Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard responding to sunken vessel near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard responding to sunken vessel near Juneau, Alaska
A Coast Guard Station Juneau boatcrew and members of the Sector Juneau response department deploy containment boom around the sunken tug Challenger. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Grant DeVuyst) JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau personnel responded to the sinking of the 96-foot tug Challenger in Juneau’s Gastineau Channel, Sunday. Sector Juneau responders have deployed...