Qaanaaq

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Qaa·naaq

 (kä-näk′)
See Thule2.
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Aside from a month's assignment at an American airbase in Thule, Greenland, her furthest job afield was in Afghanistan in 2009-10.
In the next few days, the team will continue with flights from Iceland and then several flights from Thule, Greenland. Ultimately, they will cover the whole coastline of the massive island, which is three times the size of Texas.
One diversion occurred in 1968, when Pisces submersibles, the development of which Bernie was involved in, were taken to Thule, Greenland, and put aboard the CCGS Labrador.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by an infant grandson Michael.Upon graduating from Shrewsbury High School, he was the youngest member of a survey team that worked on the construction of the Air Force Base in Thule, Greenland. He served in the Army (Army Security Agency) during the Korean Conflict.Bob Graduated from Clark University and was employed by Meta-fil Manufacturing Company, TPS Corporation and Crossmark, Inc.
The firm is to pay a fee of USD60,000 to North Atlantic Mining Associates Limited (NAMA) for two month option to enter into an earn-in agreement with NAMA over exploration concessions held by its subsidiary NAMA Greenland Ltd or NGL at Thule, Greenland.
"Operation Blue Jay" is the story of the building of one of our northernmost outpost--the huge air base at Thule, Greenland, Signal Corps cameramen captured on film one of the most spectacular engineering feats in recorded history.
On March 21-22, the aircraft will travel to Thule, Greenland, where researchers and crew will spend about five weeks making 10 to 12 science flights.
The Center stuffed more than 4000 export SEAVAN containers; stripped 860 import containers; worked 7900 trucks; loaded 6388 measurement tons of sustainment material on Combat Logistic Force ships; off/on loaded 1706 measurement tons of Marine combat equipment on Navy amphibious ships; and handled 25,320 measurement tons of survival sustainment material for the Air Force Radar at Thule, Greenland. Small in size and limited in resources, Ocean Terminal delivers a powerful punch in the fight to keep the DOD supply chain moving in a quick, reliable, and cost effective manner, and it is certainly deserving of the NDTA Military Unit of the Year Award.
Antimicrobial drug resistance phenotypes in 8 Escherichia coli isolates from Arctic birds Isolate Avian host species Geographic origin 2 Western sandpiper Lorino, Siberia 18 Vega/Glaucous gull Novo Chaplino, Siberia 26 Vega/Glaucous gull Novo Chaplino, Siberia 35 Vega/Glaucous gull Novo Chaplino, Siberia 36 Vega/Glaucous gull Novo Chaplino, Siberia 75 Emperor/Brent goose Kolyuchin, Siberia 94 Iceland/Glaucous gull Thule, Greenland 97 Iceland/Glaucous gull Thule, Greenland Isolate PhenePlate type * Drug resistance profile ([dagger]) 2 Si Amp, Cpd, Cdr, Cxm 18 CT3 Amp, Cpd 26 Si Amp, Sul, Chi, Tet, Tri, Nit, Str 35 Si Fos 36 Si Fos 75 CT5 Tet 94 CT5 Amp, Sul, Chl,Mec, Tet, Tri, Str 97 Si Amp, Sul, Chi, Mec, Tri, Str, Nal, Cip * Si, single type; CT, common type.
Americans, Danes and Greenlanders cooperated in cleaning-up the debris at the USA's Thule, Greenland, airbase, but while US government monitored its personnel's health, no such care was taken of Danish citizens by its government, noted the parliament.
"Some 40 years ago," he wrote, "when I was an Air Force navigator, I used to fly a route from Fairbanks, Alaska, to Thule, Greenland. At the northern tip of the Sabine Peninsula, on Melville Island, my ground-mapping radar would pick out a circular structure with a peak in the middle; it sure looked like a crater to me, although I never actually got a visual on it."