The Mi-26 helo is about to deliver special machinery component parts and a special repair team needed to repair the reduction gear of the Russian submarine's drive train. Time is critical for this hazardous fix in the rough seas of the Barents Sea.
Thanks Noter, I was going for the coldness of the day. Reminds me when I lived in Connecticut and we would venture to the coast to view the mighty and treacherous Atlantic Ocean on New Years Day.
Nice sense of weather and intensity.