Coast Guard Sector Juneau stresses preparation in wake of Southeast Alaska voyage terminations

Coast Guard Sector Juneau stresses preparation in wake of Southeast Alaska voyage terminations
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard encourages fishing vessel operators to check safety requirements and schedule dockside exams in the wake of several Southeast Alaska voyage terminations over the weekend. Coast Guard Station Ketchikan crewmembers terminated two fishing vessel voyages due to lack of necessary safety gear and found a lack of flares aboard a third fishing vessel during a boarding at...