The shareholders, management and employees of NEAS recently announced that the NEAS vessel MV Avataq will be featured in an episode of ‘Mighty Ships’ set to air on Discovery on Friday, November 29, at 10 p.m.

Tune in to see how the NEAS vessel and crew handle some of the most extreme marine operating conditions on the planet, and learn how the sealift is an essential service that sustains life and economic development for Canada’s remote Arctic communities, including in the featured communities of Kangiqsualujjuaq and Kuujjuaq, located in the Nunavik region of northern Quebec.

While watching the episode, tweet or facebook about your favourite episode moment. The best comment, as selected by NEAS, will win a free NEAS duffle bag filled with cool NEAS swag. Be sure to include hash tag #MightyAVATAQ in your message. You can also email your comment to with #MightyAVATAQ in the subject line.