Coast Guard conducts cliff-rescue training off Point Vicente Lighthouse

PALOS VERDES, Calif. — Aircrews from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles conduct cliff-rescue exercises near the Point Vicente Lighthouse, Oct. 27, 2010. During the training, a rescue swimmer is lowered out of a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter onto a cliff and then hoisted back into the aircraft to simulate an actual cliff rescue. The training helps familiarize the entire aircrew with how to operate...