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For new Coast Guard head, mission still the same

...Guard may be new to town - he took over for outgoing Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo in June - but the mission of District...essentially remained the same since it was formed, Rear Admiral Daniel Abel said Thursday during a speech at the weekly...
International search and rescue

...sank in the Bering Sea, the U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska is preparing to wind down its search and rescue mission.Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, the commander of Coast Guard District 17 which covers all of Alaska, said the Coast Guard will be handing...
Coast Guard: Tug engine failure blamed on water in fuel

...A senior Coast Guard official, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, also cited the...Kulluk) in the winter," the rear admiral wrote in his review of the report...checklists and other procedures.Rear Admiral Joseph Servidio, the Coast Guard's...
Women's Coast Guard symposium starts today

...District 17 command center, and Capt. Melissa Rivera, a commanding officer at the Coast Guard Air Station in Kodiak.Rear Admiral Thomas P. Ostebo, the commander of Coast Guard District 17 in Alaska, will be giving opening remarks, as is Master...
Abel takes controls of Alaska Coast Guard

...Coast Guard District will now be under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who is transferring to Alaska from Boston...he added.The district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, is heading to Washington, D.C...
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Thumbs up, thumbs down

...the entire Alaska district is now under the command of Rear Admiral Daniel Abel, who took charge from the district's outgoing commander, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, at a Thursday ceremony.
Lawmakers pleased with trip to D.C.

...R-Sitka, featured presentations by federal officials, company executives, energy researchers, and others, including a rear admiral in the United States Navy and Kazakhstan's ambassador to the U.S., according to a meeting agenda."I think that...
Highway Hostess

...Division of Marine Transportation for the Department of Public Works. B. E. "Lew" Lewellen, a retired U. S. Navy rear admiral and the division's first director, hired me as the sole staff person before others came on board as the summer progressed...
Sitka Coast Guardsman sentenced to jail, discharged for child pornography offense

...confinement and mitigated the discharge from dishonorable to "bad conduct." That was agreed to by District 17 Commander Rear Admiral Thomas P. Ostebo, the convening authority of the court-martial.Grover pleaded guilty to attempted possession of...
Begich: Shipping riskier than drilling in Arctic

...Department report criticized Shell's work with contractors that moved supplies and the Kulluk, he said.Coast Guard Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo told Begich the agency responded to 15 other search and rescue incidents the day the Kulluk ran aground...


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