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NOME, Alaska – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy begins breaking the tanker vessel Renda from the ice near Nome, Alaska, Jan. 20, 2012. The vessels will now begin the more than 400 mile journey through the frozen Bering Sea to open ocean. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric J. Chandler.

USCGC Healy Renda nome icebreaking icebreaker

Tanker vessel Renda remains offshore as the transfer of an estimated one million gallons of fuel nears completion. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric J. Chandler.

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