Images: CGC Healy and Renda overflight
Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley
BERING SEA - A Kodiak-based Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules airplane crew surveys the Bering Sea ice and evaluates the progress of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy Crew as the ship cuts a path through the ice for tanker vessel Renda Jan. 7, 2012. The Russian flagged Renda is carrying more than 1.3 million gallons of fuel to help the residents of Nome, Alaska make it through the winter. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley.