Coast Guard demobilizes St. Paul, Cold Bay, Alaska, forward operating locations

Coast Guard demobilizes St. Paul, Cold Bay, Alaska, forward operating locations
A U.S. Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter  flies over an active volcano near Cold Bay, Alaska, Feb. 7, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Bradley Pigage) KODIAK, Alaska — Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrews demobilized forward operating locations in St. Paul and Cold Bay, March 15, concluding the supplemental coverage of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Chain. The aircrews...

Coast Guard verifies refloating of grounded landing craft on Kodiak Island, Alaska

Coast Guard verifies refloating of grounded landing craft on Kodiak Island, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak HC-130 Hercules aircrew looks for potential pollution at the site of the grounded 76-foot landing craft Don Quixote at Cape Kuliuk, Kodiak Island, Alaska, Feb. 26, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Kodiak. KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard verified the refloating of the landing craft Don Quixote without incident during high tide Thursday, about 2 miles south...

Coast Guard conducts third medevac in four days near Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts third medevac in four days near Cold Bay, Alaska
An Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew prepares to hoist a patient suffering symptoms of a respiratory infection from the fishing vessel Golden Alaska approximately 36 miles northwest of Cold Bay, Alaska, Feb. 28, 2019. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Kodiak. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a woman from a fishing vessel near Cold Bay, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard conducts second medevac in two days near Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts second medevac in two days near Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, forward deployed with the Coast Guard Cutter Midgett, medevaced a man from the fishing vessel Ocean Peace approximately 115 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska, Tuesday. Coast Guard 17th District Command Center watchstanders in Juneau received notification...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 70 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 70 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew forward deployed aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Midgett medevaced a 56-year-old man from the fishing vessel Vaerdal 70 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska, Feb. 25, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, forward deployed aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Midgett, medevaced...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 201 miles north of St. Paul, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 201 miles north of St. Paul, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward-deployed to St. Paul, approaches the fishing vessel Kari Marie to medevac a man from it, approximately 201 miles north of St. Paul, Alaska, Feb. 18, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward-deployed to St. Paul, medevaced a man from the fishing...

Coast Guard assists in rescue of five people from sunken vessel near Dutch Harbor

Coast Guard assists in rescue of five people from sunken vessel near Dutch Harbor
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson KODIAK, Alaska – Two Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak helicopter aircrews searched and assisted the good Samaritan fishing vessel Kona Kai with locating five people in a life raft from the sunken commercial fishing vessel Pacific 1, approximately 40 miles west, southwest of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Friday. The Kona Kai safely...

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue aircraft near Kake, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue aircraft near Kake, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter file photo JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard suspended the search for an overdue aircraft with three people aboard near Kake, Alaska, 5:30 p.m. (local time) Thursday. The Coast Guard conducted maritime and aerial searches for more than 63 hours concentrated in an area of 240 square nautical miles. Numerous other searches were conducted by partner agencies and volunteers. The...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel north of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel north of Cold Bay, Alaska
Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward-deployed to Cold Bay, medevaced a 35-year-old man from the 305-foot fishing vessel Golden Alaska, 40 miles north of Cold Bay, Alaska, Wednesday morning. The Jayhawk aircrew launched, conducted the medevac from the Golden Alaska and safely transported the...