Home » Posts tagged with » Coast Guard (Page 7)

Drill ship, tows still battle Gulf of Alaska storm

Drill ship, tows still battle Gulf of Alaska stormThe Coast Guard says the crews of two towing vessels attached to a Shell drill ship continue to battle a fierce storm in the Gulf of Alaska.

Coast Guard finds safety violations on Shell rig

Coast Guard finds safety violations on Shell rigShell’s Noble Discoverer drill rig has had several high-profile mishaps in 2012. Now, the Coast Guard says it found problems with the rig's on-board systems during an emergency inspection in Seward.

Maine man’s body found on Alaska mountain

The body of a Coast Guardsman from Maine who went missing while hiking in Alaska has been recovered.

Coast Guard reactivates Seattle-based icebreaker

Coast Guard reactivates Seattle-based icebreakerThe U.S. Coast Guard has reactivated the icebreaker Polar Star after a four-year $57 million overhaul.

Coast Guard responds to two SE vessels in distress

F/V Equity hits rocks and sinks. F/V Alaskan Knight loses prop.

No active oil spill found near island

Investigators have determined that there is no active oil spill near St. Lawrence Island.

Juneau brothers die in boating accident near Tenakee Springs

Juneau brothers die in boating accident near Tenakee SpringsFriday night two Juneau men were killed when a wave caused their boat to capsize near Tenakee Springs.

Leone, Part 3: Charged with causing deaths of USCG crewmates

Leone, Part 3: Charged with causing deaths of USCG crewmatesLt. Lance Leone, the co-pilot, was the sole survivor of a 2010 helicopter crash in Washington.

Coast Guard says crews working at grounding site

Coast Guard says crews working at grounding siteThe Coast Guard says responders have returned to the site where a tug and barge ran aground.

Leone: ‘A rapid, liquid stop’

Leone: ‘A rapid, liquid stop’Former Air Station Sitka airman talks about being the only survivor of a fatal helicopter crash in 2010.