PUBLISHED: 4:08 PM on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Russian delegation observes Coast Guard search and rescue demo
Members of the Russian Border Guard observe a Coast Guard search and rescue demonstration in Gastineau Channel. General Allen Pronichev and his delegation were given a tour of the channel aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Anacapa. The Russian Boarder Guard and Coast Guard conducted the visit and exercise to enhance communication, learn from each other and further cooperation on joint missions such as high seas fisheries enforcement and anti smuggling operations.

Official Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer Eric J. Chandler