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274 viewsOne of several aerial shots taken on the day of the 1st of October from the AS350 Squirrel.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Vicky Lytle
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273 viewsThe Antarctic sunlight illuminating the surface of the sea ice, intensifying the effect of the fracture lines.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Scott Stark
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271 viewsAIDJEX 1972 Pilot Study: calling for helicopter rescue, W.Weeks.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
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270 viewsThe CRREL-USGS group measured mesoscale deformation of sea ice
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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270 viewsTabata 1972 AIDJEX pilot study.
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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270 viewsAIDJEX 1972 Pilot Study: Unmanned current-meter holes had to be reopened periodically.
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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268 viewsOne of several visual examples of pancake ice, otherwise known as cake ice.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos, NSIDC
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267 viewsOne of several aerial shots taken on the day of the 1st of October from the AS350 Squirrel.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Rachel Marsh
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266 viewsAIDJEX 1972 Pilot Study: 1972 pilot: calling for helicopter rescue, W.Campbell, unknown, W.Weeks;
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
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264 views1971 AIDJEX pilot study: An emissometer was used by CRREL-USGS-AEROJET to measure microwave emissivity of sea ice (Far right W. Campbell)
Image Credit: National Snow & Ice Data Center
AIDJEX Web site
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Sail of the USS Hawkbill263 viewsThe USS Hawkbill surfaces at the North Pole during SCICEX 99. Photo courtesy of ASL.
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262 views1972 AIDJEX pilot study: W.campbell center
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Tom Marlar/CRREL
AIDJEX Web site
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