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Trooper helicopter spots hunter missing near Petersville

...Team, MATSAR, Alaska Mountain Rescue Group, Alaska Search and Rescue Dogs, Petersville SAR Group, the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center and the Alaska National Guard helped with the search.
Searchers look for lost Yute Air plane in southwest Alaska

...of Operations Daniel Knesek says the company began searching for the pilot since about noon Saturday.The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center is heading up a search with trooper aircraft assisting Civil Air Patrol and military aircraft. Several local...
Responders rescue 3 hikers stranded on Alaska glacier

...who contacted troopers late Tuesday. Because of terrain and weather conditions, troopers contacted the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center.The Guard launched a helicopter and plane Wednesday morning, but weather prevented rescuers from reaching...
Alaska National Guard rescues Kobuk River rafter

...Kobuk River when his raft overturned in the Gates of the Arctic National Park.Capt. John Romspert with the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center says the man contacted the National Park Service with a personal locator beacon able to transmit text messages...
Dog helps woman survive 3 nights in cold tracks or other indication of the predators.Ellison activated a personal locater beacon to alert the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center in Anchorage and took Mayo and Elvis back to the cabin. The searchers turned their focus to finding Scott...
Alaska Science Forum: Scientists endure nights on mountaintop perch

...activated his Emergency Locator Transmitter. Detecting his signal, Alaska Air National Guardsmen at the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center, operating out of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage, started to move. Within six hours...
Search continues for missing plane

...on the July 4 holiday, according to the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center. The pilot, identified as Larry Erie...according to Maj. Mike Haller with the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center. Haller said Erie was carrying survival...
Four people die in floatplane crash in Chigmit Mountains

...Hines said. The Beaver, built in 1956, passed a routine maintenance inspection July 5, Hines said. The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center directed the search, which included a dozen civilian planes and an Air National Guard HC-130, Haller...
Father: It's a miracle son survived bear mauling

...said.Bad weather prevented a flight from reaching the injured hunter on Monday. On Tuesday morning, the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center sent an Alaska Air National Guard team to the area in a Pave Hawk helicopter. Rescuers initially couldn't...
Search for missing plane continues

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center says the search for an airplane missing since Monday is being hampered by bad weather and the pilot's lack of an emergency beacon...
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