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Polar Star Icebreaker To Rescue Other Icebreakers

The Coast Guard’s only active heavy-duty polar icebreaker, the Polar Star, is on its way to Antarctica to help rescue two other ice breakers that are stuck in the solid ice. When the Russian ship Akademik Shokalskiy became trapped in the ice last week, the Chinese icebreaker Xue Long was sent to help them and rescue the 52 passengers on …

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