Atle Staalesen

Research vessel Mikhail Somov got stuck in shallow waters as it was sailing to a nearby meteorological station. On board are 91 people.
July 25, 2023
The president's planned visit to Severomorsk, the Northern Fleet headquarters, was reportedly cancelled due to "bad weather."
July 24, 2023
Shortly after Vladimir Putin paid a visit to the LNG construction center, the 640,000 ton installation started its voyage from Murmansk to the port of Utrenneye in the Gulf of Ob.
July 23, 2023
Russia's nuclear-powered icebreakers made a total of 435 ship escort operations in the first half of 2023. New industrial projects in the Yenisey Bay now generate growth in Arctic shipping, says nuclear icebreaker operator Atomflot.
July 12, 2023
The landing ship "Olenegorsky Gornyak" has been assigned to transportation of civilians and commercial goods to and from the occupied peninsula.
July 12, 2023
Russia is about to start the building of six improved Kilo-class submarines for Arctic waters. They will all get their names from occupied Ukrainian cities.
July 10, 2023
The "PK-7500" has undergone mechanical repair and will now be applied for "technical underwater operations" in the far northern and heavily militarized archipelago.
July 07, 2023
As social problems and domestic violence mounted in Russia, Norwegians donated millions to a shelter for Russian children in crisis. Twenty years later, the managers of the north Russian orphanage are accused of involvement in war crimes.
July 04, 2023
Development company Grangex AO buys the Sydvaranger iron ore mine and says it aims for emission-free extraction.
June 29, 2023
The 400 meter long floating storage unit has arrived to the far northern Russian bay where it will serve as reloading base for Novatek's liquified natural gas.
June 28, 2023