‘Missing’ yacht in polar circumnavigation bid breaks silence

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The Russian-Ukrainian yacht Scorpius is sailing to a refueling stop in southern Argentina after thick ice prevented it from taking on fuel at a coastal Russian outpost in Antarctica.

The crew that went missing off the Antarctic coast while performing a polar circumnavigation voyage is alive, Canada.com reported over the weekend.

On Sunday it was reported that the Scorpius crew performing a double roundtrip around the North and the South Pole did not make contacts.

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