Icebreaker

This view from aboard the icebreaker ‘Kapitan Dranitsyn’, captures the beautiful ice patterns of the Arctic Ocean during a tundra expedition, travelling to the Franz Josef Land Archipelago, north of Russia.   image: Vadim Balakin

Icebreaker



The Kapitan Dranitsyn is a Russian icebreaker, built in Finland for the former Soviet Union. Since October 1995 she has been used as a research vessel by AARI.She also offers excursions in the Arctic Ocean north of Russia.

Icebreaker