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Adrift Russian ship towed safely to Canadian port the British Columbia coast, raising fears of a fuel spill, is now safe at a Canadian port.The Joint Rescue Coordination Center in Victoria says the vessel was towed into the port city of Prince Rupert at 3 a.m. Monday. Rescue coordinator...
Pilot, passenger rescued after plane crash near Gustavus

...found after they sent out an SOS beacon alert.The alert was received by the International Emergency Response Rescue Coordination Center in Houston, Texas, which alerted troopers in Ketchikan around 7:18 p.m., according to an online dispatch...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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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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...


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