Lone Star tow operations underway near Dillingham, Alaska

Lone Star tow operations underway near Dillingham, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Salvage crews began tow operations for the fishing vessel Lone Star near Dillingham, Wednesday. The crew of the tug Double Eagle, with assistance from the crew of the support vessel Western Viking, will tow the Lone Star to Dutch Harbor where its owner will determine whether or not to scrap the vessel. Resolve-Magone Marine Services salvage crews attach chains to the fishing...

Progress made in Lone Star recovery near Dillingham, Alaska

Progress made in Lone Star recovery near Dillingham, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska − Salvage crews successfully moved the partially submerged fishing vessel Lone Star toward shallow water in the Igushik River near Dillingham, Monday. The Coast Guard has monitored the progress of the salvage effort since the vessel capsized in the river June 30. A pair of cranes were used to attach chains to the bow and stern sections of the vessel and move it toward the east...