Thomas Nilsen

More than 3,000 soldiers with heavy weapons were fighting in the border areas to Norway and Finland on the Kola Peninsula. Simultaneously are warships, aircraft and Arctic bases training on protecting Russia from a fake invader to the Barents Sea region.
September 15, 2021
Murmansk region on Monday reached the mark of 70,000 cases as the number of new infections remains high.
September 13, 2021
“We have claims against almost all suppliers of equipment for the fourth line,” says Leonid Mikhelson. “It works, but it is bad.”
September 10, 2021
F-35 fighter jets have two times this week completed joint training missions with U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers flying in from Iceland.
September 10, 2021
Increasingly complex exercises in which Russia’s Northern Fleet with short notice closes off larger areas of the Barents Sea create big problems for commercial fisheries.
September 09, 2021
A new chapter in the saga of polar exploration is opened as the LNG-powered Le Commandant Charcot Monday 6 September became the first French-flagged ship to reach the Geographic North Pole.
September 07, 2021
The payload fairing of a giant Soyuz rocket will have reentry and crash somewhere around 75°N in the northwestern Barents Sea late Thursday evening.
September 07, 2021
A Russian research expedition has rediscovered the location of the container with two damaged reactors from the Soviet navy submarine K-19, dumped in Ambrosimova Bay in 1965.
September 02, 2021
Russia’s offshore Arctic industrialization is in full swing. The nearly 50,000 tons first train module for the Arctic LNG 2 project has expected arrival in Murmansk on September 16.
September 02, 2021
Flying out from Rovaniemi Air Base, the Norwegian, Finnish and Swedish pilots will conduct combat training with a variety of different fighter types.
August 31, 2021