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DATE: January 7, 2013 4:45:00 AM AKST

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Update #30: Kulluk traveling 4.3 mph



January 7, 2013,

Anchorage, Alaska

  • As of 4 a.m. the Kulluk remains in tow by the Aiviq traveling at 3.8 knots (4.3 mph) and is traveling in a northerly direction.
  • The location of the Kulluk is approximately 16 miles from land.
  • Results of soundings of fuel tanks taken since the Kulluk refloated are consistent with earlier soundings taken by the recovery crew.


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