Blazing Sideways Through the Ice – Baltika Gets Optested [VIDEO]

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Screen shot via YouTube/Aker Arctic

Aker Arctic just released video of the Baltika running through recent operational tests in the arctic, proving her ability to operate as an icebreaking escort vessel in oblique mode. She is quite unique when compared to similar vessels in that she features an asymmetric hull design.

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Screen shot via YouTube/Aker Arctic

Watch the video here:

For a full report on her ice trials, click here.