VOS Program Awards
The 2007 VOS Award for Polar Eagle / Polar Spirit was presented at the Port of Nikiski
Alaska on June 10, 2008.
Pictured from left to right were: 2nd Mate Domenico Scano, 2nd
Mate Francesco Modica, Captain Luigi Sessa, 2nd Mate Salvatore Pennisi, and Chief Mate
Antonino Armenia. This fine observing team had 1,444 high quality marine observations
in 2007 winning their 7th consecutive VOS Award. Late in 2007, the ship was sold with a
name change to Polar Spirit.