at 2043 UTsarsatreports.htmlC the COSPAS-SARSAT system detected a 406 MHz Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) at 64 36.0N 160 50.5W, 100 NM west of Galena, AK. The PLB was activated when a boat, with four campers on board, sank in inclement weather. The Alaska Rescue Coordination Center received the SARSAT alert and contacted the Alaska State Troopers (AST). The AST dispatched a helicopter to the SARSAT position. The helicopter located the four campers and took them to Koyuk, AK.
Four (4) rescues.