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Coast Guard event looks back at freighter grounding

...carrying soybeans went aground in Makushin Bay on Unalaska Island in the Aleutian Chain during a big storm.Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak responded with a Jayhawk helicopter and the cutter Alex Haley. Through the wind and squalls and approaching darkness...
Juneau petty officer returns home after Bering Sea patrol

...scene, the cutter began searching the waters. Combined with its embarked helicopter, an HH-65 from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, Munro searched day and night more than 1,500 square nautical miles of ocean, an area approximately 30 percent...
Kodiak spouse in running for national award

...Her husband, Robert, is an aviation maintenance technician on MH-65 Dolphin helicopters and was transferred to Air Station Kodiak in July - the families third relocation.Lieutenant Hilary Smith, a Morale Recreation and Welfare officer in Miami...
Coast Guard, partner agencies search for missing hiker near Akhiok

JUNEAU - A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak helicopter crew is working with Alaska State Troopers and local authorities in searching for a missing hiker near Akhiok on Sunday...
Fish tender crew recognized for 2012 rescue

...actions on the 25th of January 2012, were nothing short of heroic," said Capt. Melissa Rivera, commander of Air Station Kodiak. "You answered the distress call of a fellow mariner without hesitation. You got underway with full understanding...
Kodiak crews open search and rescue base in Barrow one of the pilots making the 900-mile commute to Barrow this summer, bringing parts, fuel and people from Air Station Kodiak. The Coast Guardsmen are stationed at the Barrow location for two to three weeks at a time, then replaced by a...
'Coast Guard Alaska' premieres 3rd season aired last winter, and focused primarily on Air Station Kodiak; the second season aired in April. This new season will highlight Coast Guardsmen at Air Station Kodiak and Sitka. It also includes some footage of operations...
6-year-old boy dies after fall from Kodiak cliff and noticed the family's dog kept running to a cliff nearby. An HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and crew from Air Station Kodiak got to the cove within 45 minutes, the Coast Guard said. Alaska State Troopers also arrived and found the boy on...
Juneau man appointed to oversee ferry system

...District in Juneau, overseeing all Coast Guard operations and units in Alaska. During his career Neussl commanded Air Station Kodiak, the largest Coast Guard operational unit in the Pacific Area with 350 personnel and 13 aircraft. He was also an...
Alaska fishing boat grounded to keep from sinking

...Ruffian" based in Homer was sitting with its stern submerged near Latouche Island. The Coast Guard has sent two Air Station Kodiak helicopters and a cutter from Homer to rescue the crew. The fishing boat reportedly carries 200 gallons of diesel...
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