MXAK Cape Decision Lighthouse AIS Radio Installation

Kirsten Anne departs

Monday June 9, 2008, KIRSTEN ANNE prepares to depart Auke Bay . . .

Kirsten Anne on Chatham Strait
KIRSTEN ANNE sails down Chatham Strait . . .


Underway . . .


Approaching Cape Decision KIRSTEN ANNE reports all okay with her SPOT Messenger tracking device (screen shot). . .

Ed Page, Brett Farrell, and John Adams
Left to right Marine Exchange of Alaska Executive Director Captain Ed Page,
Assistant Director Brett Farrell and Business Manager John Adams . . .

Offloading Equipment
KIRSTEN ANNE prepares to offload equipment for the AIS installation . . .

Checking out lighthouse and land
The crew checks out the lighthouse and lay of the land . . .

Captain Page and daugher Jessica
Captain Page and daughter Jessica work on solar panel mountings . . .

mounting wind turbine
Captain Page with Steve Lanwermeyer and Chris Brooks of the Cape Decision
Lighthouse Society work on mounting the wind turbine for power for the AIS Installation . . .

wiring AIS Receiver
Marine Exchange Assistant Director Brett Farrell wiring in new AIS Receiver at Cape Decision Lighthouse . . .

AIS installation
AIS Radio Installation at Cape Decision Lighthouse . . .

Cape Decision Lighthouse
Cape Decision Lighthouse . . .

AIS tracking of vessel
AIS Tracking of vessel with Cape Decision Lighthouse Receiver . . .