The atomic icebreaker “50 years of Victory” with 122 passengers on Board went to the North pole in the first tourist flight season in 2019, according to the website of the FSUE “Atomflot”.
Among floated in the Arctic tourists — members of the national team of China Xu Huanle and the Luo of Canine, which showed the best results among the foreign participants of the Eurasian championship WorldSkills Hi-Tech 2018 in the category of “Mobile robotics”. The trip for them was a special award from the “Rosatom”.
In the “Atomflot” Interfax said that this year it is planned five such flights to the North pole. The next one is scheduled on 24 June, 8 July, 19 July and 30 July. During the fifth race on the icebreaker “50 years of Victory” float traveler Fyodor Konyukhov.
Cruises “Atomflot” on the Northern pole are made since 1990. In 2007, after commissioning of the icebreaker “50 years of Victory” journeys are made only on the Board.
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