JANUARY 8, 2013 — Unified Command confirmed yesterday that the Kulluk has arrived in its final safe harbor location in Kiliuda Bay where it will undergo assessment. At approximately 12:15 p.m. Alaska Time yesterday the Kulluk’s anchor was lowered to the bottom of the Bay.
Unified Command also confirmed:
Support vessels Alert, Lauren Foss and Corbin Foss remain connected to the Kulluk.
The Aiviq has disconnected from the Kulluk but is standing by.
A Coast Guard overflight yesterday did not observe any sheen in the vicinity.
The Warrior, Ocean Wave, Perseverance, Nanuq and Alex Haley are standing by.