Ice pilot

a pilot who has charge of a vessel where the course is obstructed by ice, as in polar seas; - called also ice master.

See also: Ice

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It may have all the trappings of an expedition, with an ice pilot, an expedition leader - polar expert and historian Dr Beau Riffenburgh - and a team of Antarctic and wildlife experts, but Spirit of Adventure still boasts the luxuries of a cruise ship.
The book is kick-started by quotes from 50-year iconic pilot and owner/operator of Buffalo Airways, Joe McBryan, whose vintage aircraft and resolute, hardworking staff members have recently found themselves the darlings of the popular Ice Pilots television series.
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He went on to play for Detroit Vipers, Johnstown Chiefs, Pensacola Ice Pilots, Springfield Falcons, Charlotte Checkers and Columbus Cottonmouths before joining Manchester and helping them to both the Knockout and Challege Cup finals.
Since then he's played for various clubs in a handful of minor pro leagues, including franchises with catchy monikers such as the Austin Ice Bats, Pensacola Ice Pilots and New Mexico Scorpions.
The 26-year-old has played in the East Coast Hockey League with the Pensacola Ice Pilots and the Atlantic Hockey League with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
The former Pensacola Ice Pilots and Bridgeport Sound Tigers player scored 24 goals and 33 assists in 61 games for struggling Hull last term and Wilson believes he can better those statistics at the Newcastle Arena.
Schueller played in the American Hockey League with three teams, and was with Pensacola Ice Pilots and Greenville Grrrowl in the East Coast Hockey League before moving to Basingstoke.