A forward-operating helicopter crew from USCG Air Station Kodiak will be recognized by the Coast Guard Foundation later this month for an amazing rescue made last fall near Dutch Harbor.

Lt. Commander John Filipowicz served as pilot on the mission; Lt. Alex Martfeld was co-pilot; Aviation Maintenance Technician Petty Officer 1st Class Christian Sandberg was flight mechanic, and Aviation Survival Technician Petty Officer 2nd Class Robert Burke was the rescue swimmer.

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