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'Hoist Training North of Ketchikan'
Photo by Petty Officer William Greer, USCG


January 30, 2006

Ketchikan, Alaska - A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka helicopter crew conducts hoist training with the crew of an Ohio Class submarine from Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Washington north of Ketchikan on Jan. 22nd. 

A helicopter crew would apply the same procedures when hoisting from a submarine as they would when hoisting from any vessel.  

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Photo by Petty Officer William Greer, Official USCG Photo



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