UPDATE: 17th Coast Guard District to conduct maintenance on VHF radio system – anticipate intermittent service outages

JUNEAU, Alaska – The 17th Coast Guard District is scheduled to conduct maintenance on its VHF radio system Thursday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Due to technical difficulties, today’s scheduled maintenance was postponed. The Coast Guard encourages all mariners throughout Alaska to remain vigilant and have a redundant means of communication with them such as: EPIRBs/PLBs (most highly recommended), Satellite messengers (second most highly recommended) Followed by: Cellphone, when in range, Satellite phone, High frequency radio communications,,, >click to read< 21:40

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