"We must be ready to dare all for our country. For history does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. We must acquire proficiency in defense and display stamina in purpose." - President Eisenhower, First Inaugural Address
Combined Arctic Ops
Friday, June 27, 2014
Friday Fun Film: Operation Deep Freeze (1957)
Exploring Antarctica . . . the logistics force supporting the effort:
Operation Deep Freeze was a massive scientific expedition to Antarctica which began in 1955.
Some of us remember when the U.S. Navy had ice breakers. And AOGs and YOGs.
I wonder what the environmental impact statement would look like today . . .