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Good to see Yankee Coy, 45 CDO again... I was 2IC for a couple of years, many years ago, when we used skis alot. I didn't see any skis, which is both gratifying, and worrying.
Gratifying because it seems they've finally got some serious kit, sleds, and weapons like the .50 cal, which we never had. And proper mountain snowshoes, unlike to disastrous 'tennis rackets' we had.
Worrying because swash buckling about above the treeline, Commando-Style, in the high arctic is alot of fun... until the enemy has air superiority and you become snow pizza. Not being tied to vehicles and their supply chain, and roads, gives you a much better chance of hiding, and avoiding the baddies, and popping in unannounced.
Regardless, good on 'em, and I'd love to go back there ski touring one day - but in the Spring when it stops hitting - 40C