LOS ANGELES, Calif. (May 16, 2002)--Chief Warrant Officer William Stacey, an inspector with Marine Safety Office Los Angeles, completes the an initial boarding of the world's largest double-hull ultra large crude carrier and rides back to shore aboard a water taxi. The 1,300-foot Greek based tanker Hellepont Alhambra entered U.S. waters on its maiden voyage May 16, 2002 with nearly 440,000 tons of crude oil. USCG photo by PA2 Dan Tremper

Photo by: PA2 DAN TREMPER USCG & DVIDS |  VIRIN: 230628-G-G0000-109.JPG