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Canadian military testing new $620,000 ‘stealth’ snowmobile for clandestine Arctic operationsThe Canadian military has been secretly test-driving a $620,000 stealth snowmobile in its quest to quietly whisk troops on clandestine operations in the Arctic.The Canadian Press has learned that soldiers have taken the new hybrid-electric snowmobile prototype on trial runs to evaluate features such as speed, noise level, battery endurance and acceleration.The Department of National Defence even has a nickname for its cutting-edge, covert tool: “Loki,” after the “mythological Norse shape-shifting god.” (Photo: MCpl Kevin Paul / Canadian Forces Combat Camera)

Canadian military testing new $620,000 ‘stealth’ snowmobile for clandestine Arctic operations
The Canadian military has been secretly test-driving a $620,000 stealth snowmobile in its quest to quietly whisk troops on clandestine operations in the Arctic.

The Canadian Press has learned that soldiers have taken the new hybrid-electric snowmobile prototype on trial runs to evaluate features such as speed, noise level, battery endurance and acceleration.

The Department of National Defence even has a nickname for its cutting-edge, covert tool: “Loki,” after the “mythological Norse shape-shifting god.” (Photo: MCpl Kevin Paul / Canadian Forces Combat Camera)

Tagged with:  #news  #Canada  #military  #snowmobile  #Loki
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