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206 viewsThis in-flight view shows Vega Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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Ice Hazards205 viewsMost of the time, the only way to deliver supplies to the North Pole stations was by plane. Weather conditions in the sky could be just as harsh and extreme as conditions on the ground. Here, a biplane is grounded after an accident near the Kara Sea in 1981. Image credit: EWG.
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205 viewsFrom left to right
Art Gelvin - CRREL
Matthew Sturm - CRREL (Team Lead)
Sveta Berezovskaya - WERC, Univ. Alaska @ Fairbanks (UAF)
Christopher Hiemstra - CIRA, Colorado State Univ
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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205 viewsThe Alaska pipeline transports crude oil from the North Slope of Alaska to Valdez.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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205 viewsMuch of northern Alaska is covered in boreal forest and tundra.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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205 viewsThe shadows get longer as they near Qaanaaq.
Image courtesy Andy Mahoney
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205 viewsA very nice couple from Montana, Mark and Lou, live at Dye-2 in this small, black tent from April to August every year to maintain the air strip for the U.S. Air National Guard mentioned in the previous photo.
Photo by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.The work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License.
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205 viewsOne of several aerial shots taken on the day of the 18th of October from the AS350 Squirrel.
Photo Credit: NSIDC Courtesy Anthony Petty
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205 viewsLou Albershardt carefully working with the ice core drill.
Image Credit: NSIDC courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer.
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205 viewsThis in-flight view shows Vega Island.
Photo Credit: Courtesy Ted Scambos and Rob Bauer, NSIDC
IceTrek Web site
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204 viewsScientists stayed in this dorm during the 2009 SnowNet project.
Image courtesy Andrew Slater, NSIDC.
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204 viewsPhoto by John Maurer, CIRES/NSIDC, University of Colorado.
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