Arctic Icebreaker Coordinating Committee (AICC)

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Current Committee chair Contact Information Term Date
Lee Cooper, UMCES cooper@cbl.umces.edu 01/2013 - 01/2016

AICC and Related Meeting Information

  1. Acoustic and bubble sweepdown impacts to sonar performance on Healy- 2014 (12 MB)
  2. Acoustic Trial Results for United State's Coast Guard cutter HEALY- Sep 2014
  3. UNOLS AICC Website & Meeting Schedules
  4. June 24-25, 2009 AICC Meeting (Location: NSF, Arlington, VA)
  5. November 27, 2008 AICC Meeting Planning
  6. February 2007 Arctic Eskimo Whaling Commission Mini Convention

Memorandum of Agreement

  1. 2012 USCG/NSF MOA- Primary document
  2. 2012 USCG/NSF MOA- Addendum 1- Transit days billing
  3. 2012 USCG/NSF MOA- Addendum 2- Underway MOB/DEMOB
  4. 2012 USCG/NSF MOA- Appendix 1- Responsibilities
  5. 2012 USCG/NSF MOA- Appendix 2- Transit days standards
  6. MOA between USCG and UNOLS Regarding Training Courses for Coast Guard Marine Science Technicians assigned to USCGC Healy

News Articles, Reports and correspondance

  1. 2011 Icebreaker support for McMurdo and South Pole Station.  Letter from Carl Erb
  2. RUSSIA IN THE ARCTIC, Stephen J. Blank, Editor, July 2011
  3. Glacial Pace, Art Pine, National Journal November 22, 2008
  4. Zones of impact around icebreakers affecting beluga whales in the Beaufort Sea, Christine Erbe and David M.
  5. Assessment of US Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Roles and Future Needs website
  6. 2005 Committee on the Assessment of U.S. Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Roles and Future Needs, National Research Council
  7. NY Times Article, December 16, 2005

Ship Related Information

  1. Underwater radiated noise levels of a research icebreaker in the central Arctic Ocean
  2. AICC visits to Dry Dock (photos)
  3. EBDG Power point for AICC Spring 2011
  4. EBDG bow van relocation feasibility study- 02 deck relocation (updated 4-11-11)
  5. Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Modernization: Background, Issues, and Options for Congress
  6. New TSG & PCO2 Location ECR supporting document
  7. Computer Lab Remodel
  8. 2005 RVTEC fleet status report
  9. 1994 Reimbursement for Polar Icebreaker Maintenance
  10. 1986 Polar Icebreaker Reimbursement System