Coast Guard conducts long-range medevac 230 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts long-range medevac 230 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an ailing mariner off the Matson cargo vessel Maunawili approximately 230 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska, Thursday. The Jayhawk crew hoisted the 20-year-old man and transported him to an awaiting Guardian Flight in Cold Bay where he was flown to Anchorage for medical care. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 17th...