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What it’s like at the US’s Arctic Air Base

The United States’ northernmost military base, The Thule Air Base, is located in Greenland. Established in 1941 to aid Denmark in its defense against Germany, the base is just 947 miles away from the North Pole.  The US established the Thule Air Base in 1941 to help Denmark defend its colonies from increasing German aggression. … Continued