Images: CGC Healy and Renda overflight
Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley
BERING SEA - The Coast Guard Cutter Healy crew steers their ship along side the tanker vessel Renda as they conduct a return cut through the ice to help directly assist the Renda crew through the Bering Sea ice Jan. 7, 2012. The Seattle based Healy crew is on their eight month of Arctic deployment and is escorting the Renda as it carries 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.