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LeConte is stable, but still in danger have a commercial vessel that needs to have an investigation for why it went aground," said Coast Guard Lt. Dan Buchsbaum. The National Transportation and Safety Board joined the investigation Tuesday, Buchsbaum said. Interviews with...
Weather helps in LeConte efforts

...foot wide and 40 feet long. The right-side gash was reported at 2 feet wide 30 feet long. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said most of front half of the ferry was breached. Charles Vankirk, the vessel schedule coordinator for the marine...
Report: Probe points to ferry's top officers

...wrong side of a navigational marker and onto Cozian Reef last week, the Coast Guard has determined. Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said Tuesday the preliminary findings came from more than eight days of intensive investigation into the May 10 grounding...
Father, son escape Bayliner blaze in Gastineau Channel

...saving, and it's not a hazard to navigation, it's safer to let it burn," he explained. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said the boat eventually sank near Mayflower Island in 13 feet of water, with the tide out. Lium said he had no idea...
State fires two for grounding ferry

...agreed to eight-month suspensions of their licenses to operate freight or passenger vessels for hire. Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said the two were cooperative and accepted the sanctions. Their agreements made a hearing on their actions unnecessary...
Vehicles will be pulled off LeConte

...salvage boat is expected to arrive Saturday to work to get the vessel out of Peril Strait. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said late Thursday the diesel fuel had been removed from storage tanks. The fuel remaining on board and needed for...
Ferry floats free at last

...shorter than the LeConte, Wilson said. But its Coast Guard certification has been held up. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum said the certification holdup is not because of concerns about the Fairweather. "Licenses have not been issued to...
Large logs create brief clogs in new fast ferry

...he said. "It's hard to do that without a lot of work and a lot of replacement." U.S. Coast Guard Spokesman Dan Buchsbaum said Coast Guard inspectors will conduct their final safety review of the ship today. He said safety inspectors are...
Coastguard to inspect all cruise ships

...that docks this season will get a Coast Guard visit during at least one of its stops in Juneau, said Lt. j.g. Dan Buchsbaum from the Coast Guard's local marine safety office. And by July 1, vessels of all sizes, ports and offshore platforms...
Flying boats homing in on the Panhandle

...colliding with whales or other marine wildlife, he said. The ships will depart from downtown Juneau, Romey said. Lt. Dan Buchsbaum of the U.S. Coast Guard said that before the vessel is allowed to operate in Alaska waters it must undergo a plan...


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