Coast Guard assists NPS in locating 4 kayakers in Glacier Bay National Park

Coast Guard assists NPS in locating 4 kayakers in Glacier Bay National Park
The Coast Guard Cutter Douglas Munro sails past Margerie Glacier in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, July 15, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Trenton Hirschi. JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Cutter Douglas Munro small-boat crew rescued four kayakers in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska, Sunday. The kayakers activated a personal locator beacon after one of the...

Coast Guard opens Forward Operating Location Kotzebue

Coast Guard opens Forward Operating Location Kotzebue
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopters sit in an Alaska Army National Guard hangar in Kotzebue, Alaska, June 29, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brad Pigage. JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard opened Forward Operating Location Kotzebue, Alaska, in support of Arctic Shield 2018 operations throughout the Arctic region Sunday. As part of Operation Arctic...