Accession Number:

ADA261407

Title:

Report of the International Ice Patrol in the North Atlantic. 1988 Season Bulletin Number 74

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

116.0

Abstract:

This is the 74th annual report of the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic. This report contains information on Ice Patrol operations, environmental conditions, and ice conditions for 1988. The U.S. Coast Guard conducts the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic under the provisions of U.S. Code, Title 46, Sections 738, 738a through 738d, and the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea SOLAS, 1974, regulations 5-8. This service was initiated shortly after the sinking of the RMS TITANIC on April 15, 1912.

Subject Categories:

  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE