Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History

ᗣ Types of text Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History ᚑ ePUB Author Kalee Thompson ᛕ ᗣ Types of text Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History ᚑ ePUB Author Kalee Thompson ᛕ Deadliest Sea by Kalee Thompson is the spellbinding true story of the greatest rescue in U.S Coast Guard history Recounting the tragic sinking of thefishing trawler, Alaska Ranger, in the Bering Sea and its remarkable aftermath in March 2008, Deadliest Sea is real life action and adventure at its finest The full story of an amazing rescuewhere extraordinary courage, ingenuity, will, and technology combined in one of the most remarkable maritime feats ever recordedhas never been told before now Its The Perfect Storm meets Deadliest Catch.Soon after 2 00 A.M on Easter morning, March 23, 2008, the fishing trawler Alaska Ranger began taking on water in the middle of the frigid Bering Sea While the first mate broadcast Mayday calls to a remote Coast Guard station than eight hundred miles away, the men on the ship s icy deck scrambled to inflate life rafts and activate the beacon lights, which would guide rescuers to them in the water By 4 30 A.M., the wheelhouse of the Ranger was just barely visible above the sea s surface, and most of the forty seven crew members were in the water, wearing the red survival suitsa number of them torn or inadequately sizedthat were supposed to keep them from freezing to death Every minute in the twenty foot swells was a fight for survival Many knew that if they weren t rescued soon, they would drown or freeze to death.Two Coast Guard helicopter rescue teams were woken up in the middle of the night to save the crew of the Alaska Ranger Many of the men thought the mission would be routine They were wrong The helicopter teams battled snow squalls, enormous swells, and gale force winds as they tried to fulfill one guiding principle save as many as they could Again and again, the helicopters lowered a rescue swimmer to the ocean s surface to bring the shipwrecked men, some delirious with hypothermia, some almost frozen to death, back to the helicopter and to safety Before the break of dawn, the Coast Guard had lifted than twenty men from the freezing waves than any other cold water Coast Guard rescue in history.Deadliest Sea is a daring and mesmerizing adventure tale that chronicles the power of nature against man, and explores the essence of the fear each man and woman must face when confronted with catastrophe It also investigates the shocking negligence that leads to the sinking of dozens of ships each year, which could be prevented and makes commercial fishing one of the most dangerous occupations in the world.With deft writing and technical knowledge, veteran journalist Kalee Thompson recounts the harrowing stories of both the rescuers and the rescued who survived the deadly ordeal in the Bering Sea Along the way, she pays tribute to the courage, tenacity, 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Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History

    • Format Kindle
    • 0061766291
    • Deadliest Sea: The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History
    • Kalee Thompson
    • Anglais
    • 06 August 2017

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