Buoy Tenders in the Evening Sun

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Buoy Tenders in the Evening Sun

Buoy Tenders in the Evening Sun.

The Buoy Tenders are moored at the U.S. Coast Guard Dock in Juneau for the 2015 Buoy Tender Roundup, last held in 2012. The Marine View Building is the green building on the left in the background. The former Standard Oil Company of California – Chevron pier is in the foreground.

Picture by David Kent, 8:34 p.m. ADT, August 2, 2015 A.D., © 2015 A.D.

U.S.C.G. Icebreaker Healy

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U.S.C.G. Icebreaker Healy in Juneau

U.S.C.G. Icebreaker Healy in Juneau

The United States largest icebreaker, the 420 ft. long U.S.C.G. Healy, is shown being moored in Juneau with the assistance of a tugboat. The ship stopped in Juneau for rest and recreation for the crew on its way to its homeport of Seattle, Washington. The ship left Seattle April 3rd for the Arctic West Summer 2007 Deployment which has now ended.

Picture by David Kent, 8:25 a.m. ADT, September 23, 2007, © 2007