TITLE

On the Barren Path

AUTHOR(S)
Cournoyer, Tammy
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Airman;Oct2001, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the training of the members of the New York National Guard during summer months in Greenland prior to the transportation of researchers and equipment to Antarctic stations. Description of Greenland as a training arena; Information on the aircraft used by the unit; Why they train in Greenland. INSET: 'Kool School'.
ACCESSION #
5827062

 

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