Monday, December 18, 2017
INTERNATIONAL ICE PATROL Flying Over Iceberg
News

Ice Patrol: More Than 1,000 Icebergs Drifted Into N. Atlantic Shipping Lanes in 2017

The U.S. agency tasked with monitoring iceberg activity in the North Atlantic counted about 1,000 icebergs that drifted into shipping lanes this year. The mission of the International Ice Patrol,...

December 18, 2017
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL ICE PATROL Flying Over Iceberg
USCG

What Is The International Ice Patrol? And How Ships Avoid Icebergs.

The International Ice Patrol is an organization with the purpose of monitoring the presence of icebergs in the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans and reporting their movements for safety purposes. It is...

April 19, 2017
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Iceberg Floating In The North Atlantic
Environment

Record Numbers Of Icebergs Swarm Into North Atlantic Shipping Lanes

Hundreds of icebergs have entered North Atlantic shipping lanes over the past few weeks – unusually large numbers this early in the season. This has forced vessels to slow down or take long detours around swarms...

April 19, 2017
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Thursday, March 19, 2015
News

Titanic Never Leaves the Minds of International Ice Patrol Crew

Every day, Gabrielle McGrath thinks about the Titanic and the 1,517 lives lost when the White Star Line ship struck an iceberg in April 1912.

March 19, 2015
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
News

International Ice Patrol Kicks Off Annual North Atlantic Season

The International Ice Patrol began flying its first reconnaissance missions of the 2015 annual ice season earlier this month to detect and track icebergs in the north Atlantic. In early...

February 24, 2015
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