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Coast Guard icebreaker returns to Arctic for first time in 38 years to counter Russia
"I told the crew we were trading our penguins for polar bears and the northern lights."
‘She’s an old beast’ — What it’s like to serve aboard the Polar Star, the Pentagon’s neglected 43-year-old stepchild
The United States spends $2 billion a day on the most advanced military ever assembled, with more aircraft carriers, fighter planes and nuclear submarines than any other nation. The Pentagon...
A fire broke out aboard the US’s only heavy icebreaker in one of the most remote places on earth
During its return from an annual supply run to the McMurdo research station in Antarctica, the U.S. Coast Guard's only heavy icebreaker, the Polar Star, had a fire break out...
Russia Is Mopping The Floor With The US In The Arctic, And It’s Downright Embarrassing
Coast Guard Adm. Paul Zukunft has once again appeared before Congress to basically beg for a scrap or two so … Continued