23-year-old Chinese crewman aboard the Panamanian-flagged 958-foot Shagangfirst Power was taken ill, suffering from abdominal pain on November 21. Shagangfirst Power was 72 miles off Cold Bay at the time of their distress call to the Coast Guard. The crewman was medevaced by MH-65 Dolphin helicopter launched from the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman, to receive emergency medical treatment in Cold Bay.
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