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 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 Marine Safety Task Force returns from Bristol Bay

Coast Guard Marine Safety Task Force returns from Bristol Bay
Coast Guard inspectors returned to Anchorage June 25, 2021, after a two-week deployment to Bristol Bay, conducting missions in support of the region’s commercial fishing season. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Coast Guard inspectors with the Marine Safety Task Force (MSTF) returned to Anchorage June 25 after a two-week deployment to Bristol Bay, conducting missions in support...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing helicopter pilot near Kodiak

Coast Guard suspends search for missing helicopter pilot near Kodiak
Coast Guard Cutter Stratton file photo by Lt. Brian Dykens JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended the search for the missing helicopter pilot near Kodiak, Alaska, Wednesday. Still missing is Andy Teuber from Anchorage, who was reportedly flying a black and white Robinson R66 helicopter. Coast Guard boat and aircrews dedicated over 13 hours of search time and covered approximately 888 square nautical...

Coast Guard searching for overdue helicopter near Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard searching for overdue helicopter near Kodiak, Alaska
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak HC-130 file photo JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue helicopter approximately 66 nautical miles northeast of Kodiak, Alaska. Missing is Andy Teuber from Anchorage, last seen wearing a hat, black sweater, and jeans. The helicopter he’s reported to be flying is a black and white Robinson R66 with the tail number N1767. Searching for him are...

Coast Guard announces 17th District Reserve Enlisted Person of the Year 2020

Coast Guard announces 17th District Reserve Enlisted Person of the Year 2020
Petty Officer 1st Class Ashleigh Seibert, a yeoman at Coast Guard Sector Anchorage, was named the 2020 17th District Reserve Enlisted Person of the Year (REPOY) and was recognized at the Armed Services YMCA Annual Salute to the Military in Anchorage, Alaska, Feb. 13, 2020. Coast Guard courtesy photo. ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Petty Officer 1st Class Ashleigh Seibert, a yeoman at Sector Anchorage, was...

Coast Guard responds to hydraulic oil spill in Womens Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard responds to hydraulic oil spill in Womens Bay, Alaska
Coast Guard Cutter Spar file photo by Chief Warrant Officer Marcus Trapp. KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a discharge of hydraulic oil from Coast Guard Cutter Spar Saturday in Womens Bay, Kodiak, Alaska. Coast Guard Sector Anchorage Incident Management Division and Marine Safety Detachment (MSD) Kodiak personnel are monitoring the cleanup which has been contracted to...