Petty Officer 3rd Class Evan Staph, left, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Derrick P. Suba hug at Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod after receiving two of military aviation's most prestigious awards on Jan. 22, 2016. The Distinguished Flying Cross was presented to Staph and the Air Medal was presented to Suba for their heroic actions in February 2015 during a lifesaving rescue mission south of Nantucket.<br>Ross Ruddell/Courtesy of  U.S. Navy

‘I knew where I was; I knew what I was doing’

Sometimes heroism is a team effort. That’s how Petty Officer 3rd Class Evan Staph and Lt. J.D. Hess describe their roles in the helicopter rescue last year of two sailors whose boat was disabled during a winter storm 200 miles southeast of Cape Cod, Mass.