USCG Search and Safety seminar

The US Coast Guard demonstrated a helicopter rescue as part of and Offshore Search & Safety seminar at Newport Shipyard on May 31, 2012.

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The USCG MH-60T arrives on the scene.Jen Brett

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The victim is spotted (don't worry- it's just a dummy).Jen Brett

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The rescue swimmer jumps in the water to assist the victim.Jen Brett

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The rescue swimmer assesses the victim, and the helocopter prepares to back away.Jen Brett

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The rescue swimmer signals their location to the helocopter.Jen Brett

USCG Search and Safety seminar

The victim is raised in the rescue basket.Jen Brett