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Party: India
2012/2013 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Bharati
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Bharati   Lat: 69º 24´ 25´´ S   Long: 76º 11´ 42´´ E  
Maximum Population: 15
Medical Facilities: One medical doctor is available thought out the wintering period and two medical doctors during summer season.
Remarks / Description: Newly constructed Bharati station is India's third station in Antarctica which has been commissioned in March 2011 with 15 winter-over team members.
Name: Maitri
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Maitri   Lat: 70°45´56´´S   Long: 11°44´8´´E  
Maximum Population:
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description: Indian research station in the Schirmacher oasis region, established 1989.

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: I/B Vladimir Ignatuk
Country of Registry: Russia
Number of Voyages: 0
Maximum Crew: 23
Maximum Passengers: 8
Remarks: Cape Town-Bharati- Cape Town - Departure date 11 November 2012 - Arrival Date: 07 January 2013 - Port of departure: Cape Town - Port of arrival : Cape Town - Purpose: Ice breaking to make way for MV Papanin, NAME OF CAPTAIN: GENNADY GOLMA Call sign: UGPT FLEET77- PHONE: 00870- 761 152 020, 761 152 021 FLEET77- FAX: 00870- 761 152 023 IRIDIUM- PHONE: 00881 621 442 543 INMARSAT-C TLX: 427 302 271, 427330472 E-MAIL: vladimir_ignatyuk@fleet.msco.ru VHF marine frequency range 156-163 MHz (16 Channel watch 24 Hours) Two Portable VHF 110 - 150 MHz aviation frequency range VHF 110-150 MHZ aviation frequency range on Navigation bridge
Name: MV Ivan Papanin
Country of Registry: Russia
Number of Voyages: 0
Maximum Crew: 28
Maximum Passengers: 39
Remarks: Cape Town-Bharati- Maitri-Cape Town Voayge-01 - Departure date 14-November 2012 - Arrival Date 17 January 2013 - Port of departure: Cape Town - Port of arrival : Cape Town - Purpose: science deployment, re-supply, change-over, Bharati and Maitri Stations. Crew (Max) Twenty Eight (28) Passengers (Max): Thirty Nine (39) Remarks: Cape Town-Bharati-Maitri-Cape Town Voayge-02 - Departure date 22-January 2013 - Arrival Date 01 April 2013 - Port of departure: Cape Town - Port of arrival : Cape Town - Purpose: science deployment, re-supply, change-over, Bharati & Maitri Stations, NAME OF CAPTAIN STANISLAV KRAVETS Call Sign: UCJE INMARSAT- PHONE: 00870- 763 712 119, 763 712 120 INMARSAT- FAX : 00870- 763 712 121 IRIDIUM- PHONE: 00881 641 435 922 INMARSAT-C TLX: 00870- 427 303 032 MMSI NO.: 273137200 E-MAIL: ivan_papanin@fleet.msco.ru E-MAIL: i_papanin@skyfile.com VHF marine frequency range 156-163 MHz (16 Channel watch 24 Hours) Two Portable VHF 110 - 150 MHz aviation frequency range VHF 110-150 MHZ aviation frequency range on Navigation bridge

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: BEL 407 (Helicopter- One)
Category:
Period From: 14/11/2012
Period To: 01/04/2013
Remarks: Period Of Flights: 75 hrs Date From: 14 November 2012 to 01 April 2013 Onboard Ship: MV Ivan Papanin Purpose: Science, Logistic Operations & SAR
Type: KAMOV 32 C (Helicopter-One)
Category:
Period From: 14/11/2012
Period To: 01/04/2013
Remarks: Period Of Flights: 75 hrs Date From: 14 November 2012 to 01 April 2013 Onboard Ship: MV Ivan Papanin Purpose: Science, Logistic Operations & SAR

Research Rockets Report
Military
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Military
Military personnel in expeditions: Two Naval Hydrographers of the rank of commander and Sailor
Number and Type of Armaments possessed by personnel: Nil
Number and Type of Armaments of ships and aircraft: Nil
Information and Location of Military Equipment in the AT Area: Not Applicable

Vessel-Based Report
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Vessel-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Land-Based Operations
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Land-Based Operations
No new information have been provided during the reported period.

Denial of Authorizations
Area Protection and Management Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management
No new information have been provided during the reported period.
Aircrat Report
General Report