Rossiya icebreaker heading homei

15th June 2010, Comments 0 comments

The nuclear-powered icebreaker Rossiya is heading back to Murmansk bringing home a team of scientists of the Russian research Station North Pole 37 from the pack ice of the Arctic Ocean about 550 miles northeast of Barrow, Alaska. The ship’s progress is being hindered by thick ice, which keeps her speed down to a crawling 2 knots.

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