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Christmas LCC-1 Drawing

The Yukon Transportation Museum posted this Tweet in 2016. I still love it! Christmas is coming and we are getting ready! pic.twitter.com/2fWWIrkOuC — YTM (@go_YTM) November 15, 2016

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Engines used in the LCC-1

The Cummins VT-12 produced 600 horsepower for the Logistical Cargo Carrier – 1 (LCC-1). The images below show the engine used in the LCC-1 with a right and left side view. The images are from the Illustrated Parts Catalog for Army Sno-Train X-1, Volume 2 of 2, 30 March 1955.

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The LCC-1 Sno-Train has many names

The Sno-Buggy was built as a proof of concept for the LCC-1 Sno-Train. Here are some other names that you might see associated with the LCC-1 Logistics Command/Cargo Carrier (LCC) Sno-Train Army Snow Train X-1 YS-1 Sno Train Overland Train Mk I

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Greenland LCC-1-Sno-Train

LCC-1 Photo Received: New Perspective

My photo from Coots Imagery arrived this weekend. It is an original press photo with types metadata on the reverse. I was really excited to see that the original photo includes a rear perspective of the LCC-1 as it accomplished the supply mission to Camp Century. The image typically seen on the internet (below) cuts […]

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Greenland LCC-1-Sno-Train

LCC-1 Sno-Train Photo

I found and bought a fantastic photo of the LCC-1 Sno Train on eBay yesterday. I’ve seen this photo on the net, but didn’t have any verifiable background to the source. As part of the photo purchase, it comes with a typed description (metadata) about the photo. This photo was captured on 25June55 at Camp […]

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DEW Line LCC-1-Sno-Train VC-22 Sno-Freighter

DEW Line Logistics

I just finished reading Brian Jeffrey’s book “Adventures from the Coldest Part of the Cold War.” Brian’s book reviews his DEW Line and life experiences. The DEW Line represents a time in our history when the United States took huge risks. The Soviets and the United States were in a Cold War. Both sides had […]