July 3, 2016
Kartesh in Pechora Bay
Russian orthodox celebrate All Hallows’ Day, and Iakov, Bishop of Naryan-Mar and Mezen together with father Roman served the Divine Liturgy on board the Kartesh.
Sergey Bedash, the Polar Expedition Kartesh head, ornithology specialists and MEPhI press specialist Darya Zhuk joined the expedition in the Pechora Bay at 9pm. As of now, the vessel is going to Cape Sakhanin of Novaya Zemlya at full speed. The most difficult area of the one-and-a-half-day sailing is the Kara Strait.