Tag Archives: Search and Rescue

Coast Guard helicopter and C-130J team up to medevac fishermen off St. Paul Island

The Coast Guard on Tuesday morning medevaced a 33-year-old fisherman who was reportedly showing symptoms of a possible stroke. The fishing vessel Island Enterprise was near St. Paul Island at the time of the incident. The Coast Guard says that after consulting with a medical care provider, the vessel was advised to transit to St. Paul to prepare for the …

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CG Air Station MH-60 lifts three people off beach after their skiff overturns

A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrew hoisted three people stranded on a beach near Cape Resurrection, Friday after they escaped from an overturned skiff. The Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward deployed to Cordova, transported all three people to waiting emergency medical service personnel at the Seward Airport. According to a Coast Guard press release, …

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