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February 8, 1993 | MARY WILLIAMS WALSH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
White-knuckle fliers plying the trans-polar commercial routes might be comforted to know about Eureka: This tiny Arctic scientific station and military outpost, perched on the shore of an ice-choked fiord in Canada's Northwest Territories, has a special "safety runway," long and strong enough to handle an emergency landing if a passenger jet ever got into trouble over these desolate wastes.
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February 8, 1993 | MARY WILLIAMS WALSH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
White-knuckle fliers plying the trans-polar commercial routes might be comforted to know about Eureka: This tiny Arctic scientific station and military outpost, perched on the shore of an ice-choked fiord in Canada's Northwest Territories, has a special "safety runway," long and strong enough to handle an emergency landing if a passenger jet ever got into trouble over these desolate wastes.
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