Thomas Nilsen

The area of rocket test firings is only about 40 kilometers north of Gamvik and Berlevåg on Norway’s Barents Sea coast.
October 31, 2018
Flights are scheduled from Istanbul three times a week starting from next winter season.
October 30, 2018
As the U.S. intends to exit the INF treaty, Russia’s Foreign Minister says the future of the treaty regulating strategic nuclear weapons in unclear.
October 29, 2018
Utilization of gas instead of heavy, low quality fuel oil is good for health, environment and the regional budget.
October 26, 2018
Russia’s energy minister welcomes Saudi Arabia’s state energy company as key commercial partner to the second gas plant on the Yamal Peninsula.
October 26, 2018
Hurtigruten continues to build cruise vessels carrying twice as many passengers as most other new-buildings in the Arctic expedition cruise business.
October 25, 2018
State Duma lawmakers are preparing a law punishing soldiers if publishing any information about themselves on social media.
October 25, 2018
October 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of liberation of Norway’s northernmost region from Nazi occupation by the Red Army.
October 24, 2018
Land forces will mainly exercise in southern Norway, while air forces will fly above the Arctic Circle from the airports Kallax, Rovaniemi, Bodø and Andøya.
October 23, 2018
A polar bear shot dead after it attacked a crew member from a cruise ship on Svalbard this summer now raises question whether drones could be used to check the shores before making zodiac landings. Authorities and the cruise industry itself are skeptical.
October 17, 2018