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Party: Japan
2008/2009 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Syowa
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Syowa   Lat: 69º 00´ 25´´ S   Long: 39º 35´ 01´´ E  
Maximum Population: 86
Medical Facilities: Minimum required surgical operation facilities and dental emergency facilities are equipped. Two medical doctors stay at the station.
Remarks / Description: Location:Higashi-Ongul To, Lützow-Holmbukta Elevation:29.18m Established:January 29 1957 Major Field Activities:Geological survey in the Sør Rondane Mountains

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: RSV Aurora Australis
Country of Registry: Australia
Number of Voyages: 1
Remarks:
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
30 Dec 2008 Fremantle, Australia 21 Feb 2009 Hobart, Australia The transportation of cargos and personnel / The support of oceanographic researches

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: BT-67(DROMLAN)
Category:
Number Of Flights: 2
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks:
Departure Date Route Purpose
23 Nov 2008 Novolazarevskaya Station - Utstainen - Novolazarevskaya Station
05 Feb 2009 Novolazarevskaya Station - Utstainen - Novolazarevskaya Station
Type: Ilyushin-76TD(DROMLAN)
Category:
Number Of Flights: 2
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks:
Departure Date Route Purpose
21 Nov 2008 Cape Town - Novolazarevskaya
10 Feb 2009 Novolazarevskaya - Cape Town
Type: S76 x 2 / AS350B2 x 1(Australia)
Category:
Period From: 15/01/2009
Period To: 30/01/2009
Remarks: Route:Syowa Station - Lützow-Holmbukta and its vicinity No. of Flights:Frequent

Research Rockets Report
Military
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