Coast Guard rescues two Alaskans after 22 hour search in remote Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk crew hoisted two men from a skiff drifting approximately 14 miles south of Amchitka Island at about 9:30 p.m. in the Aleutian Islands Sunday following a 22 hour search by Coast Guard aircraft.

Coast Guard searching for two aboard skiff in remote Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Coast Guard is searching for two people aboard a disabled 15-foot skiff near Amatignak Island roughly 130 miles southwest of Adak in the Aleutian Islands Sunday.