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Along with developing Arctic domain awareness, the purpose of these missions are for the Coast Guard to evaluate equipment and learn how to operate in the cold environment, as receding sea ice and other conditions result in more frequent northerly ocean traffic. In its joint operation, Corps officers worked with U.S. Navy, Army, and Coast Guard personnel, as well as with nonprofit organizations Project Hope and Operation Smile.
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