Monday, August 26, 2019
Maritime News

Azipod-Equipped Norwegian Coast Guard Vessel Reaches North Pole

The Norwegian Coast Guard vessel KV Svalbard Nordpolen has become the first Norwegian ship to reach the North Pole. Built in 2001, the KV Svalbard is a relatively small icebreaker...

August 26, 2019
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Monday, December 9, 2013
News

Canada to Lay Claim to Resource Rich North Pole

Canada intends to lay claim to the North Pole as part of a bid to assert control over a large part of the resource-rich Arctic, Foreign Minister John Baird said on Monday.

December 9, 2013
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Thursday, September 12, 2013
News

Russian Icebreaker to Take Olympic Torch to North Pole

An Olympic organizing committee in Russia unveiled plans today to take the Olympic torch relay to the North Pole ahead of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi this February.

September 12, 2013
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Sunday, May 26, 2013
Blog

Maritime Monday for May 27th, 2013: Hard Water Sailing

Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1117 x 738) Grosvenor Philatelic Auctions Der Eisbrecher Stettin im Nord-Ostsee Kanal (Kiel Canal) (4,320 × 3,240 pixels) Launched:  7 September 1933 – Out of service:  1981...

May 26, 2013
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