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Oct 20 pack ice photos by Nick Møller and Ben Harden

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The Knorr unexpectedly encountered pack ice well offshore of Greenland. To go around the entire floe would have meant a very long diversion, so the choice was made to go through a loose part of the floe. Good thing the ship has a reinforced hull!

1. A field of pancake ice has flowed into the ship's path. (Photo by Nick M?ller)

Last updated: October 24, 2008

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