UK invests in £200 million icebreaker for Arctic patrol

Defence IQ Press
Posted: 04/27/2014

The UK is investing £200 million in a new 130 metre icebreaker vessel to support polar research in the Arctic, Chancellor George Osborne said in a speech in Cambridge. The icebreaker is being funded by the government's £7 billion capital investment fund for science and is scheduled to enter service in 2019. The UK already

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