The southern half of the Barents Sea, including the ports of Murmansk (Russia) and Vardø (Norway) remain ice-free year round due to the warm North Atlantic drift. In September, the entire Barents Sea is more or less completely ice-free. Until the Winter War (1939–40), Finland's territory also reached to the Barents Sea, with the harbor at Petsamo being Finland's only ice-free winter harbor.
Moscow has announced the 'successful' completion of tests on its Kinzhal - or Dagger - hypersonic missiles, which can carry nuclear or conventional weapons with a range of 1,250 miles, in the Barents Sea (pictured).
An Emirates Boeing 777 flying to the US yesterday ended up landing thousands of miles away in Russia after encountering control problems ...Photo. Vincenzo Pace ... Photo ... However, The Aviation Herald reports that, while flying over Russia’s Barents Sea, the flight’s crew requested to divert to Murmansk, around 700 NM (1,300 km) away ... Image ... ....
But the enormous shockwaves hit life under the sea’s surface hard and consequences may after some time also be noticed in other environments connected to the sea ... When the coalfish finally came out of the fiords they were hungry and scared, and escaped into distant areas off Finnmark county and later on into the Barents Sea to find food.
Russian PresidentVladimir Putin has tasked his government with submitting proposals to build a railway link to the Barents Sea coast as Moscow races to develop the Arctic ... the Barents Sea", the Kremlin said late Friday.
Russian PresidentVladimir Putin has tasked his government with submitting proposals to build a railway link to the Barents Sea coast as Moscow races to develop the Arctic ... Barents Sea”, the Kremlin said late Friday.
The German tabloid Bild went even further, specifically linking the surprise Swedish deployment to Russia’s recent decision to move three of its heavy landing ships from the Barents Sea in the Arctic Ocean to the Baltic Sea.
... while also underlining the continued lack of efficient action by European authorities keeping "Doctor's Without Borders' (MSF) Geo Barents, SOS Méditerranée's OceanViking, and Sea-Watch's Sea-Watch 3 at sea for days after their crews had saved hundreds of lives.
Crews of Ka-27 naval helicopters of the air force and air defence army of the Northern Fleet performed flights over the Kola Peninsula and the Barents Sea ... piloting skills at various altitudes over land and sea.
The North Sea and the Norwegian side of the Barents Sea have around 25 shuttle tankers in operation. The North Sea will be a crucial driver for increased activity as a new investment spree follows the Norwegian government’s tax regime. Brazil is the largest market with 40 vessels and three times the production of the North Sea ... .
The financial details of the deal were kept under wraps ... Its first carbon storage system called Polaris will be located at the seabed in several hundred meters of water depth in the Barents Sea with an estimated capacity of over 100 million tonnes ... (NOK 1.0 = USD 0.115/EUR 0.101) ....
The fault in the cable, which runs from Longyearbyen in Svalbard to Andoeya on Norway's north coast, was detected between 80 - 140 miles from Longyearbyen at a point where the cable runs from less than 0.2 miles deep to over 1.3 miles deep under the surface between the Greenland, Norwegian and Barents seas.