Tagged: Umberto Nobile

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...

Remembering an icon

Norwegian Roald Amundsen still honored 80 years later   By Erik Sundholm Norwegian American Weekly How do you honor a national icon, when one day they just up and disappear?  Norwegians, from the government...