Video: Coast Guard prepares to medevac 3 men from Copacabana south of Kodiak, Alaska
Video by Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers
Coast Guard aircrews at Air Station Kodiak, Alaska, prepare an HC-130 Hercules airplane and two MH-60 Jayhawk helicopters to take off and conduct a medevac of three injured crewmen from the 587-foot cargo vessel Copacabana around 200 miles south of Kodiak April 21, 2014. The Coast Guard received a request for the medevac from the master of the ship Sunday reporting his crewmen had been injured when the ship sustained a hit from a large wave at sea prompting the Coast Guard response. U.S. Coast Guard video by Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers.