Coast Guard News
17th District Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard
Date: Sept. 11, 2012
U.S. Coast Guard 17th District Public Affairs
Office: (907) 463-2065
Mobile: (907) 321-1866
UPDATE: Video Release: Coast Guard, partners rescue 2 mariners in Alaska
Editors Note: To view or download high resolution videos please click on the images below.
A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew safely hoists a mariner from a beach near Point Amelia, Alaska, Sept. 8, 2012. The rescued man donned a survival and swam to shore after his vessel sank in the Gulf of Alaska. U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Sitka.
To read more about the rescue, click here.
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