Coast Guard medevacs man 170 miles off Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man 170 miles off Cold Bay, Alaska
Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Thursday from a vessel approximately 170 miles southwest of Cold Bay. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Kodiak hoisted the ailing man at about 8 a.m. and flew him to Cold Bay where he was placed in the care of an awaiting LifeMed aircraft crew. Coast Guard watchstanders...

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 medevac near Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Cold Bay, Alaska
USCG file photoJUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medevaced a mariner experiencing abdominal complications from the fishing vessel U.S. Intrepid 30 miles south of Cold Bay Sunday. The helicopter crew safely hoisted the 19-year-old man and transported him to Cold Bay, where an Air Station Kodiak HC-130 Hercules aircraft crew landed to transfer him to a...