Shell-Led Arctic Push Finds U.S. $3 Billion Shy in Icebreakers

Shell-Led Arctic Push Finds U.S. $3 Billion Shy in Icebreakers

U.S. Coast Guard

The Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks through ice in the Arctic Ocean in 2009. In a 2010 report, the Coast Guard said it eventually would need three heavy-duty and three medium-duty icebreakers for the Arctic.