Tag: Air Station Humboldt Bay

Injured hiker rescued after five days on beach

An injured hiker awaits rescue beside a "HELP" sign he wrote in the sand. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) A hiking accident that began with a 50-year-old-man falling from a cliff resulted in a made for Hollywood ending on a rescue helicopter from Air Station Humboldt Bay. The hiker was injured in a fall while hiking

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itCG – Arctic awareness, Ingham becomes historic landmark, Guardians on the small screen, Christmas Tree Ship Mackinaw

As the Arctic becomes more accessible to shipping traffic, the Coast Guard will be presented with new scientific research opportunities as well as marine safety and homeland security challenges. Earlier this week, journalists were invited on the final Arctic Awareness flight of the year and given the opportunity to discuss the Coast Guard’s Arctic missions

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