Accession Number:

AD0720141

Title:

Recent Investigations in the Soviet Arctic (Issledovaniya Sovietskoi Arktiki na Sovremennom Etape),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

The history, organization, activities and achievements of the Soviet Arctic Institute are summarized, emphasizing the scientific investigations whose major objective is to widen the knowledge of Arctic seas and lands. In line with this, new methods in Arctic navigation, ice forecasting and ship designing have been devised and tested. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE