USCGC Alex Haley Back in Kodiak, Alaska

first_img Authorities View post tag: News by topic View post tag: back February 10, 2015 View post tag: Alaska View post tag: USCGC Alex Haley View post tag: americas View post tag: Navycenter_img View post tag: Naval The crew of US Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley returned to Kodiak, Alaska, Sunday following a successful 70-day deployment patrolling more than 10,800 miles throughout the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands.Alex Haley, known as the “Bulldog of the Bering,” departed Kodiak on Dec. 1, 2014, and spent the last 70 days conducting law enforcement and community outreach operations in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands. During the deployment, Alex Haley’s crew performed 41 at sea domestic fisheries enforcement boardings and covered more than 5,000 square miles in search efforts for the sunken Korean fishing vessel 501 Oryong.Alex Haley is a 282-foot medium endurance cutter that routinely conducts operations in the Bering Sea, the Aleutian Islands and the Gulf of Alaska. These operations occur under the tactical control of the 17th Coast Guard District in Juneau.[mappress mapid=”15090″]Image: USCG Share this article Back to overview,Home naval-today USCGC Alex Haley Back in Kodiak, Alaska USCGC Alex Haley Back in Kodiak, Alaska View post tag: Kodiaklast_img read more

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