New formations in the operational-strategic command “Sever” (North) are being formed for protection of northern and arctic borders of the country. The first arctic 80th motorized rifle brigade was formed in Alakurtti, the Kola Peninsula.
The Ombudsman for Human Rights in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and the head of the regional branch of the Aikido Federation of Yamal Anatoly Sak received the prize of the Russian National Aikido Board “Tornado”.
The international festival of the arctic region countries “Art-Arctic” will take place in Salekhard on the 18th of February.
On the 31st of January in Salekhard the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin and the president of “LUKOIL” Vagit Alekperov signed the cooperation agreement for 2017 - 2019 and the additional agreement for 2017.
On the 31st of January the portal governors.ru presented the first release of “The People’s Rating” of governors of Russia.
People evaluated heads of regions on a five-point scale. According to the public opinion, the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin took the third place in the list of governors of all Russian regions with the score 4.21.
The Russian aircraft “Sukhoi Superjet 100” showed itself well at 50C degrees below zero in the Arctic. The commercial director of “Yamal Airlines”, which one of the first started using this aircraft, Andrey Dubrov notes that this is the first winter, when they are used. According to his words, during strong frosts in Ural region and Yamal this aircraft showed itself well, making flights, when other were not able to fly.
The regional qualifying festival on robotics “RoboFest – Noyabrsk. YaNAO” took place in the town Noyabrsk.
The ministry for natural resources and environment of the Russian Federation coordinated creation of the wildlife reserve “Synsko-Voykarsky” on the territory of Shuryshkarskiy district, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
Three unique arctic shuttle tankers of Sovcomflot of the series “Shturman Albanov” transported 1 million tonnes of crude oil extracted in Novoportovskoye oil, gas, condensate field from the Gulf of Ob of the Kara Sea to the port of Murmansk.
The sitting of the Council on the Arctic and Antarctic took place in the Federation Council. The transport project “The Northern Latitudinal Railway” was discussed on it.
Dmitriy Artyukhov presented the project “The Northern Latitudinal Railway” to the Federation CouncilПятница, 27 января 2017 17:11
A deputy governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Artyukhov presented the report on fulfillment of the transport project “The Northern Latitudinal Railway” on the sitting of the Council on the Arctic and Antarctic in the Federation Council.
Russian Railways are preparing to sign the agreement with Gazprom on participation in building of the Northern Latitudinal Railway. This information was given by senior Vice President of Russian Railways Vadim Mikhailov on the Federation Council.
By 2025 the total load of the Northern Latitudinal Railway will be about 24 million tonnes of cargoes. This information was given by the director general of the Institute for Transport Economics and Development Fyodor Pekhterev on the Federation Council.
Fulfillment of the project “The Northern Latitudinal Railway” will provide development of potential of the Russian Arctic zoneПятница, 27 января 2017 15:59
The sitting of the Council on the Arctic and Antarctic at the Federation Council on the transport project “The Northern Latitudinal Route” took place in the Federation Council. The sitting was conducted by the chairman of the council, the member of the Committee of the Federation Council on defense and security Vyacheslav Shtyrov.
The unified mapping system of Yamal that took the third place on the All-Russian contest “The best informational and analytical instruments 2016” will be orientated for inhabitants of the region.