Coast Guard Sector Juneau to implement new warning signals for security patrols in Southeast Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau units in Southeast Alaska, are scheduled to begin implementing a new warning signal for security patrols this summer. The LA51, a warning signal fired from a 12-gauge shotgun that can travel up to approximately 328 feet before igniting in mid-air, will now be employed throughout the region as units begin training with them in the next few weeks. Coast...