Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley crew returns to Kodiak

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley crew returns to Kodiak
Family and friends welcome home the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley at Coast Guard Base Kodiak, Jan. 12, 2023, following an extended seven month dry dock maintenance period in Seattle, Washington.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ian Gray. KODIAK, Alaska — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned to homeport at Coast Guard Base Kodiak, Alaska, on Thursday,...

Coast Guard announces MWR Program of the Year winners in Kodiak

Coast Guard announces MWR Program of the Year winners in Kodiak
Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley file photo. KODIAK, Alaska — Some of the most overlooked and underpublicized programs in the military are ones keeping our sailors and soldiers mentally healthy. Life at sea in the Coast Guard can be at times depressing, overwhelming, exhausting and boring. Luckily, there are programs put in place to mitigate these issues. The Coast Guard recently announced its annual...

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns to Kodiak from Bering Sea Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns to Kodiak from Bering Sea Patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley file photo. KODIAK, Alaska — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned to homeport on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, following a 35-day winter Bering Sea patrol in which they conducted domestic fisheries enforcement, responded to search and rescue cases, and performed at-sea medical evacuations from the Bering Sea fishing fleet. While deployed, crews of the...

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel near Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from vessel near Cold Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley file photo. JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a fish processing vessel approximately 50 miles north of Cold Bay Monday. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew deployed aboard Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley hoisted the 62-year-old man from the 254-foot fish processor, Phoenix, at 3:10 p.m. The patient was flown to Cold Bay and placed in the...

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska
The Coast Guard medevacs a man from a fish processing vessel approximately 92 miles North West of Dutch Harbor March 17, 2022. JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a fish processing vessel approximately 92 miles northwest of Dutch Harbor Thursday. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew deployed aboard Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley hoisted the injured man from 262-foot fish processor...

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley Returns to Kodiak from Bering Sea Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley Returns to Kodiak from Bering Sea Patrol
A Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley boat crew prepares to return to the cutter following the transport of a hunting party to Adak Island June 11, 2021. The Alex Haley anchored overnight, allowing crew members to explore a remote island that was once home to a Navy Base. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley. KODIAK, Alaska —The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned...

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley conducts change of command ceremony in Dutch Harbor

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley conducts change of command ceremony in Dutch Harbor
Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley file photo. KODIAK, Alaska — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley conducted a change of command ceremony May 19 in Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Capt. Benjamin Golightly transferred command of the Alex Haley, a 282-foot medium endurance cutter, to Cmdr. Brian Whisler. Rear Adm. Peter Gautier, the deputy commander of Coast Guard Pacific Area, presided over the ceremony. Golightly’s...

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns to homeport

Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returns to homeport
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew based out of Air Station Kodiak and deployed aboard Cutter Alex Haley, hoists a fisherman from the fishing vessel Magnus Martens Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2020, after he suffered a severe leg injury. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jasen Newman) KODIAK, Alaska – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned to homeport in Kodiak, Alaska, following...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man near Dutch Harbor, Alaska
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew  prepares for an in-flight refueling at sea evolution during a search and rescue case near Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Benjamin DeGroot) DUTCH HARBOR, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman Wednesday in the Bering Sea, about 80 miles northeast of Dutch Harbor. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew based...