Files in Greenland
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|On the Island of Uummannaq is the turf house of Santa Claus.|
In 1989 it was featured in the Danish TV-station DR's Christmas Calendar "Nissebanden i Grønland" (can't be translated to...
|The Danmark (Denmark) ekspedition named after the expedition ship "Danmark" is a Danish led expedition to Northeast Greenland in the years 1906-1908. The purpose of the expedition is to explore and...||04/27/2011||1,602|
|The LCM-8 ("Mike Boat") is a river boat and mechanized landing craft used by the United States Navy and Army during the Vietnam War and subsequent operations. They are currently used by governments...||10/06/2009||820|
|The Thule (pronounced /ˈtuːliː/) or proto-Inuit were the ancestors of all modern Inuit. They developed in coastal Alaska by AD 1000 and expanded eastwards across Canada, reaching Gre...||07/19/2009||398|
|This is the origin city of Thule in Greenland. 1953 132 inuit hunters were relocated by force by the danish government because it had given the are at the US authorities to build Dundas AFB. They h...||07/19/2009||471|
|Brattahlíð (anglicised as Brattahlid) was Erik the Red's estate in the Eastern Settlement Viking colony he established in south-western Greenland toward the end of the 10th century. The present set...||04/22/2009||1,194|
|This is Hotel Arctic in Ilulissat, the world’s most northerly 4 star hotel with a 5 star conference centre.|
It has a great vue out towards Ilulissat Icefjord, especially nights in th...
|The great greenlandic/danish polar explorer Knud Rasmussen was born here on june 7th. 1879. Today it houses Ilulissat Museum with the history of Knud Rasmussen and the arctic world of Greenland.||03/04/2009||512|
|If you didn't know it but Santa's sleigh is parked at Ilulissat Airport.|
Every year up to Chrtstmas Santa leaves his residence at Uummannaq to Ilulissat Airport with his rein deers t...
|In the summer of 1995 an iceberg broke in two pieces and it rolled round. The result was a huge tsunami rolling towards the city of Uummannaq.|
In the bay of Uummannaq local fishermen...
|One of many Royal Greenland prawn trawlers.||03/02/2009||575|
|One of the six Dash 7's owned by Air Greenland.||03/02/2009||409|
|This was the factory of Eskimopels, world famous for their coats, bags, gloves etc made of fur from grenlandic wildlife animals sold to the company by the hunters of Grenland.||03/02/2009||382|
|In Nanortalik a hunter (unfortunatelu not that clear) has come back to harbor after having been on seal hunting. All of the seal is is used, the fur is sold to companies like Eskimo Pels made to co...||03/01/2009||2,763|
|The de Havilland Canada DHC-7, popularly known as the Dash 7, is a turboprop-powered regional airliner with STOL capabilities. It first flew in 1975 and remained in production until 1988 when the p...||03/01/2009||707|
|Nuuk golf course is a 9 hole golf course with a par of 66 (1 par 5, 4 par 4 and 4 par 3), belonging to Nuuk Golf Club. It's the most nothern gras golf course in the world and opened in the year 200...||03/01/2009||1,725|
|A large cruise ship is laying in the harbour of Sisimiut.||03/01/2009||508|
|A container ship with supplies for all businesses and privates has arrived in Nuuk and is now being unloaded.||03/01/2009||522|
|These A numbers were written during WW II by the US Airforce on rooftops on a building in city and village in Greenland. They were used as guiding marks for pilots when whey flew from the USA to Eu...||03/01/2009||636|
|The Fokker F27 Mk. 50, known as the Fokker 50, is a turboprop-powered airliner, designed as a refinement of and successor to the highly successful Fokker F27 Friendship. The Fokker 60 is a stretche...||03/01/2009||316|