Shell Arctic Drilling Rig Kulluk Recaptured in Stormy Seas

By Bloomberg - 2013-01-09T09:39:32Z

Photograph by U.S Coast Guard/AP Photo

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Rough Seas

Aiviq's crew restored all engines after two Coast Guard helicopters delivered replacement fuel injectors. The parts weighed more than a ton and were delivered in winds of 30 miles per hour and seas of 20 feet, the Coast Guard said.

Left, Kulluk is towed by the tugs Aiviq and Nanuq.

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