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Vol. 15, No. 13 Week of March 28, 2010
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Radar to spot icebergs is working again

Out of service since last September, the system at infamous Bligh Reef helps with tanker safety in Alaska’s Prince William Sound

Wesley Loy

For Petroleum News

A radar system for spotting icebergs drifting across the shipping lanes in Prince William Sound is up and running again. The radar had been out of service since September due to “integration problems” arising after the U.S. Coast Guard upgraded its own radar equipment at a shared station on Reef Isl....

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