Arctic Survival Manual

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Scans of an interesting and beautiful Arctic Survival manual for air personell can be found at Things Magazine.

ARCTIC
SURVIVAL

THIS PAMPHLET IS TO BE
INCLUDED IN THE EMERGENCY
PACKS OF AIRCRAFT OPERATING
OVER THE ARCTIC

P A M    ( A I R )    2 2 6

ISSUED BY
T.C.S. (R. A. F.)
January 1953
Reprinted March 1963
Reprinted October 1964

“Fig. 4.    Natural Hole under a Tree coverted into a Shelter

Fig. 5.    Wing-Snowblock Shelter”

“66.    Bow Drill Another standby is the bow drill. This consists of a bow made from a willow strung with some cord made from your parachute shroud lines.”

“Fig. 40.   Making Faces to Prevent Frostbite”

Read the whole manual with bigger pictures here: http://thingsmagazine.net/projects/079/index2.htm

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