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Alaska National Guard rescues Kobuk River rafter

...Park.Capt. John Romspert with the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center says the man contacted the National Park Service...didn't have a helicopter, so it contacted the rescue coordination center. The Air Guard sent out crews in a helicopter...
Search for missing plane continues

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center says the search for an airplane missing since...crews are assembling near the search area.The Rescue Coordination Center is organizing the search with the Alaska Air...
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Cantwell couple rescued separately troopers, 47-year-old Scott Mayo was found shortly after 5 a.m. Wednesday.The search involved a Rescue Coordination Center helicopter and C-130, as well as a ground search by snowmobile by the trooper.Troopers say the couple was...
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, an...
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 Mayo...
Fairbanks paddlers credited with rescue of teen

...infection.They took on the father and son and then signaled for help with an emergency beacon.The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson sent a helicopter.The crew got him to a hospital at 11:46 p.m...
Hunter rescued after bear mauling in the Brooks Range

...local search teams and by the Alaska State Troopers were turned back because of dense fog.The 11th Air Force Rescue Coordination Center learned of the man's plight Thursday, about 36 hours after the attack, and offered to help, the Guard said...
Father: It's a miracle son survived bear mauling

...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 continues for missing plane

...the July 4 holiday, according to the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center. The pilot, identified as Larry Erie, an...according to Maj. Mike Haller with the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center. Haller said Erie was carrying survival gear...
Officials call off search for missing helicopter

...ago somewhere near Prince William Sound with four people on board. Sound off on the important issues at The Rescue Coordination Center and the Alaska State Troopers made the decision to suspend the search for the LifeGuard Alaska helicopter...


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