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Drifting Station Ceremonies700 viewsFlag ceremonies at North Pole stations typically marked the establishment of each new team. Image credit: EWG.Feb 14, 2013
Drifting Station Ceremonies642 viewsSimilar to the opening ceremonies, the closing ceremonies also involved firing guns and rifles. This ceremony commemorates the closing of North Pole Station 25. Image credit: EWG.Feb 14, 2013
Drifting Station Ceremonies760 viewsThe station members of NP-30, one of the last Russian North Pole Stations, gather for a photograph during the closing ceremony. Image credit: EWG.Feb 14, 2013
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