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17th District Alaska Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard

News Release

January 22, 2014


Coast Guard 17th District External Affairs Office

Contact: Coast Guard 17th District External Affairs Office

Email: D17-DG-PublicAffairs@uscg.mil

Office: (907) 463-2065

Photo Release: Coast Guard Pacific Area commander visits Kodiak, Alaska

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Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft addresses the crew of the Coast Guard Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.  Zukunft, commander Coast Guard Pacific Area, along with Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander Coast Guard 17th District, recognized members of the COMMSTA for their hard work and volunteerism throughout Kodiak before discussing the Coast Guard state of affairs, current and future plans.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander, Pacific Area, addresses the crew of the Coast Guard Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.

Zukunft along with Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander, 17th District, recognized members of the COMMSTA for their hard work and volunteerism throughout Kodiak before discussing the Coast Guard state of affairs, current and future plans.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft speaks to the crew of the Coast Guard Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.  Zukunft, commander Coast Guard Pacific Area, spoke to units throughout Kodiak on current and future plans for the distribution of assets throughout the Coast Guard.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander, Pacific Area, speaks to the crew of the Coast Guard Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.

Zukunft spoke to units throughout Kodiak on current and future plans for the distribution of assets throughout the Coast Guard.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, Coast Guard 17th District commander, addresses the crew of the Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.  Ostebo visited Kodiak with Pacific Area Commander Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft to speak to the different units about current issues and future operational plans within the Coast Guard.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander, 17th District addresses the crew of the Communication Station in Kodiak, Alaska, Jan. 22, 2014.

Ostebo visited Kodiak with Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander, Pacific Area, to speak to the different units about current issues and future operational plans within the Coast Guard.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Diana Honings.

Master Chief Petty Officer Leilani Cale-Jones, the command master chief of Coast Guard Pacific Area, discusses leadership traits and the importance of mentoring with the officers and chief petty officers of Air Station Kodiak Jan. 22, 2014, in Kodiak, Alaska. Cale-Jones, Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander Coast Guard Pacific Area, and Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander Coast Guard 17th District, toured Kodiak-based units and discussed the state of the Coast Guard with assembled personnel. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers.

Master Chief Petty Officer Leilani Cale-Jones, command master chief, Pacific Area, discusses leadership traits and the importance of mentoring with the officers and chief petty officers of Air Station Kodiak Jan. 22, 2014, in Kodiak, Alaska.

Cale-Jones, Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander, Pacific Area, and Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander, 17th District, toured Kodiak-based units and discussed the state of the Coast Guard with assembled personnel.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers.

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