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Search for missing Malaysia plane yields uncharted shipwreck

...month, officials announced that they would expand the search area for Flight 370 by another 60,000 square kilometers...May. Crews have now covered 75 percent of the original search area and are working in the southern portion of the expanded...
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International search and rescue

...grows and grows until eventually you end up with a huge search area. That's why the first few hours and days of a search...when you get the fewest of the variables affecting the search area."As of Wednesday, the searchers were focused on an...
Two rescued off West Glacier Trail one of the hikers, Rachel Aponte, 25, on her cell phone and obtained enough information to narrow down the search area for JMR and SEADOGS, the dispatch states. The search began at about 10:30 p.m., and the two hikers were located...
Search suspended for French adventurer in Alaska

...aerial searches Saturday and had a boat positioned along the shore.If he decided to abandon the kayak and walk, the search area could be endless, since his possible route wasn't known, Labrie said."There's really no reason why he would...
Latest search for missing Kenai family provides no leads

...of the family members they will have it lab tested.Kenai Lt. David Ross said the focus Thursday was to expand the search area near where the item was found. Officers also planned to search an island of trees a couple of miles northeast of the...
Family of sunken sub captain found boat, closure

...national defense archives," Abele said. It included a map showing roughly where ship and sub met, narrowing the search area from more than a million square miles to about 200. The ship's logged path and speed narrowed the window to about...
Search for missing plane continues retrace Foster's flight path.The Anchorage Daily News reports search planes and crews are assembling near the search area.The Rescue Coordination Center is organizing the search with the Alaska Air National Guard, the Coast Guard, Alaska...
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Air search launched for 2 Washington hikers

...and Wednesday's weather precluded an air search, Cox said. A Coast Guard helicopter tried to reach the Zitzewitz search area but was forced to turn back.Two other hikers, Matt Margiotta and Kyla Arnold, were hoisted aboard a Coast Guard...
Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard near Juneau

...was reportedly wearing green rain gear and no floatation device when he fell overboard.Weather conditions within the search area had winds of 10 mph with 2-foot seas, according to the release. The water temperature was reportedly 45 degrees...
Alaska Digest

...the 17,400-foot mountain. Fister, speaking from park offices in Talkeetna 60 miles southeast of the mountain, said a weak weather system had moved in, bringing clouds to the south side of the Alaska Range as well as the search area.


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