Air Support Facility Cordova rescues stranded hiker in Passage Canal

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued a stranded hiker from Passage Canal near Whittier Tuesday morning.

Coast Guard Resumes Search for Two Juneau Pilots

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard continues to search Monday for two missing pilots from Juneau who didn’t return from Young Lake Saturday afternoon as scheduled. Two Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk search and rescue crews from Air Support Facility Cordova and Air Station Sitka will arrive in Juneau this morning and expand on the existing search area if the weather improves. Additionally, an Army...

Coast Guard Responds to Fishing Vessel Around on Flemming Island

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit in Valdez, Alaska has responded to and is investigating the grounding of the fishing vessel Northern Mariner, which ran aground on the north side of Flemming Island Thursday night. Two overflights by Alyeska and a Coast Guard helicopter from Air Support Facility Cordova revealed that the Northern Mariner is partially submerged at high tide and...