Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs ailing woman from cruise ship Star Princess near Juneau, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing 79-year-old woman from the 951-foot cruise ship Star Princess near Glacier Bay, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoisted the woman and transported her to awaiting medical personnel in Juneau. Watchstanders at the 17th District command center in Juneau received a request for assistance from a paramedic...

Video: Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak medevacs man from fishing vessel Bountiful

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and crew medevacs a 32-year-old man from the 165-foot Seattle based fishing vessel Bountiful with reported symptoms of pneumonia to the St. Paul clinic, Monday, Sept. 28, 2009.

Coast Guard helicopter crew recovers fisherman that fell from cliff

ASTORIA, Ore. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Astoria, Ore., attempted to rescue a fisherman who fell from a cliff into the surf today near Ilwaco, Wash. At 09:35 a.m., the Pacific County 911 Center contacted the Coast Guard to report that a man had fallen into the water near the North Head Lighthouse. The HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew was launched at 09:40 a.m. to search for...