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Party: India
2016/2017 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 throughout the winter over period and two medical doctors during austral summer available at station.
Remarks / Description: Communication IRIDIUM: 008816 77703122 E-MAIL: lead.bharati@gmail.com
Name: Maitri
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Maitri   Lat: 70°45´56´´S   Long: 11°44´8´´E  
Maximum Population: 25
Medical Facilities: Two medical doctors are available during summer and winter season
Remarks / Description: Comminucation: INMARSAT PHONE NO. 00870-641902726 INMARSAT FAX NO. 00870-641902727 MAITRI IRIDIUM-1: 008816 314 47069 MAITRI IRIDIUM-2 008816 314 47517 E-MAIL: stncdr.maitri@gmail.com, maitri@ncaor.amosconnect.com

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: MV IVAN PAPANIN
Country of Registry: Russia
Number of Voyages: 0
Maximum Crew: 29
Maximum Passengers: 39
Remarks: Voayge-01 Port of departure: Cape Town Port of arrival : Cape Town  Departure from Cape town – 22 December2016  Arrival at Bharati, Larsemann Hills – 08 January 2017  Departure from Bharati, Larsemann Hills – 12 February 2017  Arrival at India Bay, Maitri – 21 February 2017  Departure from India Bay, Maitri – 27 March 2017  Arrival at Cape Town – 04 April 2017 Purpose: science deployment, re-supply, change-over, Bharati and Maitri Stations ------------------------------------------- Call Sign: UCJE MMSI: 273137200 Inm-C: 427303033 Iridium Ph: 8 816 777 43 688 Iridium Ph 8 816 264 39 890 Email: Ivan_Papanin@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

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: KAMOV 32 C (Helicopter) One andAS 350 B3 (Helicopter)- One
Category: Local helicopter flights
Period From: 08/01/2017
Period To: 27/03/2017
Remarks: • 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
ASPA: Number:  163    Name:  Dakshin Gangotri Glacier, Dronning Maud Land (More Details)
Permit Number: To be issues
Number of people permitted:
Permit Period: From:  01 Dec 2016   To:  25 Feb 2017
Purpose: For monitoring of Dakshin Gangotri snout. Details will be updated soon
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number:
ASPA: Number:  174    Name:  Stornes, Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land (More Details)
Permit Number: To be issued
Number of people permitted:
Permit Period: From:  01 Jan 2017   To:  20 Feb 2017
Purpose: For geological survey and sample collection.
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number:
Aircrat Report
General Report