Latest News for: Barents sea


Echo of War: Soviet WWII-Era Submarine Wreck Discovered in Barents Sea

Sputnik 16 Apr 2021
The submarine was spotted during a joint expedition by the Northern Fleet and the Russian Geographical Society to pay tribute to all the Soviet seamen who lost their lives in the Second World War ... .

Frozen Farce: Russia Alarmism – Arctic Edition

Antiwar 16 Apr 2021
"The realistic and relevant training we are conducting here in the Barents [Sea]…proves we can operate anywhere in the region with our allies." And the Russians are the only "provocative" ones? I mean, do these guys hear themselves? OK, here’s a tip to spice things up in the battle-avoidance bedroom.

Heroic feats of Soviet penal units in WWII

Russia Beyond 16 Apr 2021
Far from being suicide squads, it was quite possible to return from Red Army penal units with hero status ... Archive photo ... Arkady Shaikhet/МАММ/МDF/ ... The 750-strong 614th Penal Company (comparable in size to a battalion) of the Northern Fleet attacked the enemy positions from the Barents Sea, diverting them from the main Soviet attack ... .

Rota to gain two US destroyers by middle of the decade, EUCOM chief says

Stars and Stripes 15 Apr 2021
The ships would join four other destroyers based at Rota and will improve EUCOM’s ability to “see under sea,” Wolters said ... Last year, they patrolled as far north as the Barents Sea, a first since the Cold War. Sixth Fleet warships also have upped their presence in the Black Sea in 2021, not far from where Moscow maintains its Black Sea Fleet.

Melting arctic sea ice destroys French wine harvest

Open Access Government 15 Apr 2021
Sudden frosts across Europe have hit vineyards hard, with scientists revealing that melting arctic sea ice is responsible for the unpredictable climate ... They found that during the “Beast from the East”, open-water conditions in the Barents Sea supplied up to 88% of the corresponding fresh snow that fell over Europe.

Snow chaos in Europe caused by melting sea-ice in the Arctic

Phys Dot Org 13 Apr 2021
Researchers discovered that atmospheric vapor traveling south from the Arctic carried a unique geochemical fingerprint, revealing that its source was the warm, open-water surface of the Barents Sea, part of the Arctic Ocean between Norway, Russia, and Svalbard.

Tensions over the Arctic Are on the Rise

GlobalResearch 13 Apr 2021
Last Wednesday, a Norwegian electronic warfare aircraft was intercepted by Russia over the Barents Sea near the Arctic, approaching the Russian border. To prevent border violations, a Russian MiG-31 fighter intercepted it and escorted it over the Barents Sea.

Webinar Series on Marine Litter in the Barents Sea 13 Apr 2021 (UNEP GRID-Arendal)

Public Technologies 13 Apr 2021
This series of interactive webinars will bring researchers and stakeholders together to explore the problem of marine litter in the Barents Sea ... and discuss their relevance and application in the Barents Sea region ... The first episode is titled 'Marine litter problem in Barents Sea.

NorSea awarded supply base contract by OMV

Splash24/7 11 Apr 2021
... with two two-year extension options, to provide supply base services to OMV for its operations in the North Sea, the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea.

N-ice! New Russian passenger jet passes tests in freezing conditions (VIDEO)

Russia Today 10 Apr 2021
Russia has tested its first post-Soviet large domestic airliner, the MC-21-300, in freezing conditions to see how it performs when covered with ice ... It made some 14 flights lasting from three to five hours over the coast of the White Sea, part of the Barents Sea and the Subpolar Urals area ... The certification flights were conducted in several steps ... .

OMV taps NorSea for supply base services in Norway

Offshore Energy Today 09 Apr 2021
NorSea will provide supply base services to OMV’s operations in the North Sea, the Norwegian Sea, and the Barents Sea. The post OMV taps NorSea for supply base services in Norway appeared first on.. ... .

Russia's MiG-31 Intercepts Norwegian Spy Plane Near Russian Border Over Barents Sea

Urdu Point 07 Apr 2021
Russian fighter MiG-31 intercepted the Royal Norwegian Air Force reconnaissance aircraft approaching the Russian border over the Barents Sea, which eventually turned around, the Russian Defense Ministry's National Defense Control Center (NDCC) said on Wednesday.

Russian fighter escorts Norwegian reconnaissance plane over Barents Sea 07 Apr 2021
MOSCOW, April 7 (Xinhua) -- A Russian MiG-31 fighter escorted a Norwegian reconnaissance plane above the Barents Sea on Wednesday, the ...

Masks Are a Ticking Time Bomb

Mercola 07 Apr 2021
Small, weathered pieces of plastic — suggesting they’d been on a long journey — have been found at the top of the Pyrénées mountains in southern France10 and “in the northernmost and easternmost areas of the Greenland and Barents seas.”11. Calling the Greenland and Barents seas ...