Resolute Arctic Flying Field

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Title

Resolute Arctic Flying Field

Description

A large open field of mostly rock and spots of snow stretches out to the horizon. A few small figures in the background poke at the rocks with tools while a figure in the middle ground rides some four-wheeled vehicle. The caption indicates they are creating an arctic flying field's landing strip.

Creator

U.S. Air Force

Source

NARA II; RG 27 Records of the Weather Bureau; Records of the Polar Operations Project; Records Relating to the Establishment of the Joint Arctic Weather Station Program, 1944-48; Project Jaws, Operation Nanook, Navy Task Forces 68 and 82

Date

notBefore:1944 notAfter:1950

Type

still image

Identifier

IMG_5524-c

Citation

U.S. Air Force, “Resolute Arctic Flying Field,” Exploring Greenland, accessed August 25, 2019, http://exploringgreenland.org/items/show/28.

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