TITLE

Nautilus trip to the North Pole

PUB. DATE
August 1986
SOURCE
Yankee;Aug86, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
On August 3, 1958, the US Navy nuclear submarine `Nautilus' became the first vessel to cross the North Pole, under the polar ice cap. The first attempt in the sub, in June, 1958, had to be abandoned as ice nearly destroyed the sub.
ACCESSION #
8600009100

 

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