Tagged: Royal Norwegian Navy

How best to train for a maritime crisis

On Nov. 10, near Bergen, the Royal Norwegian Navy’s frigate Helge Ingstad collided with the giant, loaded oil tanker Sola TS and sank. The 137 navy crew members made it off their ship, fortunately with no fires, major leaks, critical injuries, or deaths. Ilan Kelman discusses how to prepare for a maritime crisis.

The search for Roald Amundsen’s sea plane

A large-scale expedition leaves the port of Tromsø on Aug 30 for the Barents Sea to search for polar explorer Roald Amundsen’s sea plane, named Latham 47. Amundsen disappeared in the plane 80 years...

Norway renews search for South Pole conqueror

OSLO (AP) — Norway plans to resume the search for South Pole conqueror Roald Amundsen’s plane 81 years after it vanished during an Arctic rescue mission, the Royal Norwegian Navy announced Monday (Feb. 23)....