Ice Runways

Some articles on ice, ice runways, runway:

Ice Road - Function
... Because ice roads are flat, devoid of trees, rocks and other obstacles, they have a smooth driving surface ... Similar to ice roads, ice runways are common in the polar regions and include the blue ice runways such as Wilkins Runway in Antarctica or lake ice runways like Doris Lake Aerodrome in the ... Ice is used as an emergency landing surface ...

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