Ny Alesund, Svalbard - 3 - Amundsen Information Poster
Ny Ålesund was the starting point for Roald Amundsen's attempts to fly to the North Pole in 1925 by seaplane and then by airship in 1926.
This is a display in the museum with photographs of the preparations for the airship flight.
78° 55' N 11° 56' E
Photo; © Paul Ward - These are pictures from a cruise around Svalbard inside the Arctic Circle in high summer.