Dolphin Sea Ice Landing

02/01/2012: An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew conducts an ice landing beside the Coast Guard Cutter Healy offshore of Nome, Alaska, on Jan. 18, 2012.Coast Guard ice landings are extremely rare, requiring extensive safety testing of ice prior to execution Credit: U.S. Coast Guard District 17 PADET Kodiak:01/18/2012

USCG Icebreaking Ops Video

01/16/2012: The Coast Guard Cutter Healy and the Russian tanker Renda continuing to make way to the mooring location near Nome Jan. 13, 2012. The vessels are approximately seven nautical miles from the Port of Nome. Credit: U.S. Coast Guard District 17 PADET Kodiak: 01/13/12