Coast Guard Cutter Spencer returned to Boston from a 55-day North Atlantic patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Spencer returned to Boston from a 55-day North Atlantic patrol
After responding to a distress call during a North Atlantic Patrol, Coast Guard Cutter Spencer tows the sailing vessel Alien I, June 8, 2015.. (Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 1st class ZaQuawn Brown) BOSTON – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Spencer returned to Boston after a 55-day patrol in the North Atlantic, Tuesday. While conducting a law enforcement inspection aboard the commercial fishing...

Coast Guardsmen recognized for service in Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guardsmen recognized for service in Kodiak, Alaska
Kodiak, AK – Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander Coast Guard Pacific Area and Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander Coast Guard 17th District visited Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak today to take part in an awards ceremony recognizing Air Station personnel. During the ceremony three Coast Guardsman were awarded the Coast Guard Air Medal for their actions in rescuing two people from the fishing vessel...

Air Station Kodiak rescues 11 from 2 fishing vessels

JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews rescued 11 fishermen from two different vessels near Kodiak Wednesday morning. Communication Station Kodiak watchstanders received a call from the 58-foot fishing vessel Kimberly, homeported in Juneau, stating the vessel had run aground in Portage Bay and needed assistance at about 8 p.m. Tuesday. An Air Station Kodiak...