15 December 2010, 11:52

North Pole-38 keeps on drifting

North Pole-38 keeps on drifting

The Russian drifting station North Pole-38 covered 49 km during the last week, head of the arctic expedition Vladimir Sokolov said Wednesday.

The Russian drifting station North Pole-38 covered 49 km during the last week, head of the arctic expedition Vladimir Sokolov said Wednesday.

Since the launch of the expedition in mid October the station has drifted almost 600 km. 

North Pole-38 is the seventh Russian drifting station since the resumption of the unprecedented scientific project in the Arctic in 2003, after a 12-year break.

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