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The Alaska Ranger is seen at a port in Dutch Harbor, Jan. 2006.

By KOMO Staff


Seaman Gregory Crane and Seaman Nathan Cramer assist a crew member from the Alaska Ranger after he was rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter.


A member of the Alaska Ranger’s crew being taken aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Munro near Dutch Harbor, Alaska, on Sunday, March 23, 2008.


A Good Samaritan vessel helps search for survivors from the fishing vessel Alaska Ranger in the Bering Sea.


The Coast Guard Cutter Munro and a Good Samaritan search for survivors.


A life raft floats in the Bering Sea after the survivors were rescued by the Coast Guard.


Crew members on the Coast Guard Cutter Munro stand on the flight deck awaiting the arrival of survivors form the Alaska Ranger.


Crew members of the Alaska Ranger are shown arriving in Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Tuesday, March 25, 2008.

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