Cold Weather Gear

Coast Guard Cutter Healy (WAGB 20) crewmembers conduct ice rescue training before establishing an ice station while operating in the Arctic Ocean, Sept. 18, 2019. Prior to allowing scientists and the rest of the crew on the ice floe, Healy’s ice rescue team conducts training and establishes a safe area. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Ens. Trevor Layman.

Military.Com reports the Marines are looking at new Cold Weather uniform items for use in Arctic conditions, including underwear, caps, and mittens that allow use of weapons. May be something the Coast Guard should take a look at. 

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