Jon Childs (USGS) and Capt. Marc Rothwell (CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent) Inside the Helicopter Hangar

Image: Jon Childs (USGS) and Capt. Marc Rothwell (CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent) Inside the Helicopter Hangar

Detailed Description

September, 2008. Jon Childs was Chief Scientist aboard USCGC Healy.  Crew exchanges between the two ice breakers were part of the joint program.  Most exchanges were for several hours.

[This set of photos provides selected image of two icebreakers working together in the Arctic Ocean.  All images were taken from aboard the Canadian Coast Guard Ship (CCGS) Louis S. St-Laurent (Louis), from which science crew from the Geological Survey of Canada, Canadian Hydrographic Servie, and a U.S. liaison from USGS) were responsible for the multichannel seismic operations.  United States Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Healy (Healy) is the ship pictured in many of the photos and collected multibeam echosounder data while also breaking ice for Louis].

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Image Dimensions: 2272 x 1704

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