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Arctic surveillance, defence and rapid-response top priorities

Bolstering Canada’s Arctic surveillance, defence and rapid-response capabilities are among top priorities outlined by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. In his most recent mandate letter the PM calls on Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan to work with the foreign affairs minister and the northern affairs minister “to strengthen continental defence, protect Canada’s rights and sovereignty and demonstrate […]


Tele Greenland’s cable break delays and setbacks

Greenland suffers from two damaged submarine cables. The submarine cable fault located south of Sismiut is causing traffic north of Maniitsoq to be served via a radio relay link. TELE Greenland has taken measures to free up capacity such as suspending the 4G network. Customers north of Maniitsoq and as far as Kullorsuaq are experiencing […]


Arctic shipping grows as sea ice declines

In the Arctic region, data shows that the annual maximum and minimum ice extents have become steadily smaller over the past 40 years, and the percentage of thick, multi-year ice has been shrinking considerably. Thinning and retreating ice has opened the Arctic Ocean to new Arctic shipping opportunities. This map shows unique ship visits to […]

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