Coast Guard medevacs man from cannery near Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs man from cannery near Kodiak, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, Alaska  helicopter crew transfers a patient to an ambulance in Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 19, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lauren Steenson) ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak medevaced a 49-year-old man from a cannery near Lazy Bay in the vicinity of Kodiak Friday. The man was taken to Air...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Chignik

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Chignik
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak personnel medevaced the captain of the fishing vessel Providence after he injured his hand near Chignik Monday morning. An Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and a supporting HC-130 Hercules airplane crew launched at 4:35 a.m. after Coast Guard watchstanders received a medevac request through the good Samaritan vessel Flying Ocean crew. The...