Coast Guard Picture of the Week

ARCTIC OCEAN - The Seattle-based U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy, left, and the Canadian coast guard ship Louis St. Laurent, from St. John's, New Foundland, steam through the ice near the North Pole to get into position to send ground crews to retrieve three canisters that were dropped the icebreakers Sept. 7, 2011. A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak HC-130 Hercules aircrew conducted the three drops to the two icebreakers. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lally.

Healy, Louis S. St. Laurent near North Pole

 

ARCTIC OCEAN – The Seattle-based U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy, left, and the Canadian coast guard ship Louis St. Laurent, from St. John’s, Newfoundland, steam through the ice near the North Pole to get into position to send ground crews to retrieve three canisters that were dropped to the icebreakers on Sept. 7, 2011.  A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak HC-130 Hercules aircrew conducted the three drops to the two icebreakers.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lally.

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