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International search and rescue

...they've take over the aviation side of it."The U.S. Coast Guard has overseen the international, collaborative search and rescue effort for the crew of a 362-foot vessel Oryong 501. The Oryong, owned by Sajo Industries, sank the evening of Sunday...
Good Samaritans assist leaky fishing boat near Ketchikan

...accurately of the extent of the situation and their current geographical position which helped the Coast Guard execute search and rescue efforts." Lt. Ryan Erickson, chief incident management division with Coast Guard Sector Juneau said. "The Coast...
Drones will fly Alaska's skies

...certain parts of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System, salmon nest tracking, counting animal populations and search and rescue efforts. Bailey said ACUASI is currently working on developing a drone that would act like a whale breathalyzer...
Empire Editorial: Drones are the future, but regulations needed now

...certain parts of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System, salmon redd tracking, counting animal populations and search and rescue efforts. ConocoPhillips used a 40-pound drone in September to survey marine mammals and ice floes in the Arctic in...
Free ski day? Yes, please

...past there just wasn't service on certain parts of the mountain," she said. The expanded service will aid search and rescue efforts and general communication between patrons. On the business end of things, the new tower offers a bit more security...
Survivor of boat capsize dies

...while Brown was the only one to make it to shore. Brown alerted a local Tenakee resident, which prompted a search and rescue effort.The Newman brothers were recovered, but unable to be revived.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263...
LocalSportsBriefs experience, ridge running, etc.) to attend and help brainstorm for ideas about how they can help in search and rescue efforts. This event features a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m., with the presentation and discussion starting at 7...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...fisheries. So far this season, two other people have been killed and several others have been seriously injured. Search and rescues efforts are often very difficult. Weather was blocking today's search, said Tod Lyons, a Coast Guard spokesman in...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...summer and the trooper's workload increases with duties such as busting teen drinking parties and conducting search-and-rescue efforts. ``For the last 10 years in the summer I've been leery of getting too far away from the phone,'' Otis...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...burned, said helicopter pilot Rich MacIntyre of U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, who was involved in the search and rescue effort. Swanson Harbor is off the mainland, about 25 miles southwest of Juneau. The burning boat was first brought...


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