Coast Guard rescues man from disabled vessel near Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues man from disabled vessel near Sitka, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk file photo JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a disabled vessel approximately 145 nautical miles west of Sitka, Alaska, Monday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew arrived on scene at 5:21 p.m. and hoisted a man from his 33-foot sailing vessel, Ananda, and transported him to Yakutat, where they were met by local...

Coast Guard rescues 3 teens near Selawik Lake, Alaska

KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew, forward deployed to Kotzebue, rescued three teenagers stranded near Selawik Lake, Tuesday afternoon. The three teenagers were found safely on shore and brought back to Selawik. At approximately 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Coast Guard 17th District watchstanders received an agency assistance request to help locate three teenagers who were overdue...

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater from Lazy Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater from Lazy Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson KODIAK, Alaska – The Coast Guard rescued an overdue boater Friday, from Lazy Bay in Kodiak, Alaska. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew deployed a rescue swimmer, hoisted the boater and safely transported him to the local cannery. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Anchorage command center received...

Coast Guard rescues 4 near Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues 4 near Dutch Harbor, Alaska
A helicopter crew from Air Station Kodiak shares a moment with four survivors in Dutch Harbor after hoisting them from a rock near the grounded fishing vessel Endurance August 26, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard rescued four people Thursday after a fishing vessel ran aground near Dutch Harbor. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew deployed...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person near Whittier, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person near Whittier, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt FredricksonJUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended the search for a missing person near Whittier, Alaska, Saturday. Still missing is Victor Moreno, who was last seen wearing a green jacket, green pants, and brown boots. The Coast Guard suspended the search after Coast Guard boat and aircrews dedicated over 13 hours of search time and...

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near Surprise Cove, Cochrane Bay

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near Surprise Cove, Cochrane Bay
Coast Guard 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water near Surprise Cove and Cochrane Bay, approximately 10 nautical miles east of Whitter, Alaska, Saturday. Missing is 60-year-old Victor Moreno, who was last seen wearing a green jacket, green pants, and brown boots. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage watchstanders received a report...

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 130 miles from Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel 130 miles from Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson JUNEAU, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward-deployed to Cold Bay, medevaced a mariner Thursday from the fishing vessel Alaska Victory, approximately 130 nautical miles north of Cold Bay. The aircrew safely transported the adult male to Cold Bay, where they conducted a wing-to-wing...

Coast Guard patrols U.S. Arctic

Coast Guard patrols U.S. Arctic
The Coast Guard Cutter Midgett and the Canadian coast guard ship Sir Wilfrid Laurier conduct a joint maritime security patrol in the Chukchi Sea on July 20, 2021. MidgettU.S. Coast Guard photo. JUNEAU, Alaska — Crews aboard Coast Guard Cutters Midgett and Healy patrolled the Bering and Chukchi Seas off the coast of Alaska this summer to demonstrate the Coast Guard’s commitment to ensuring a...

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel near Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel near Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by PA1 Kurt Fredrickson KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, forward-deployed to Cold Bay, medevaced a mariner from the bulk carrier Restinga, Wednesday, near Cold Bay. The aircrew safely transported the 42-year-old male to Dutch Harbor, where they conducted a wing-to-wing transfer with a LifeMed crew,...