Coast Guard monitors rescue of mariner 400 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard monitors rescue of mariner 400 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska
Tug Tor Viking  JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard monitored the rescue of a mariner in distress aboard a 30-foot sailboat approximately 400 miles south of Cold Bay, Alaska. The good Samaritan crew of Tor Viking, a vessel contracted under Shell, safely recovered the mariner and his cat. Coast Guard 17th District watchstanders received an alert from the mariner’s emergency position indicating radio...