AGX Position and Status Report


To: Western Arctic Marine Operations HQ

Subject: Barrabas

Position Report:

3rd September 0500 UCT

Anchored at Ostrov Preobrazheniya : 74.40 N 112.55 E

Barometric Pressure: 1021
Sea Temperature: 3 deg C
Wind: 0 knots
Ice: None



Adrian Flanagan


The latest satellite ice image shows an open water channel inshore
along the coast of the Tyrmyr peninsular. Is this the best likely route.
Please advise soonest. What are your considerations about Barrabas being
transported through the ice?