Coast Guard icebreaker returns to service
According to an April 8 press release from Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., the U.S. Coast Guard ice breaker Polar Star is now ready for operational deployment following a major refit. The aging icebreaker had been out of action, in a “caretaker” status, since 2006.
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