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Party: Japan
2009/2010 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: 130
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: Oversnow traverse to Dome Fuji Station / Biological observations in Lützow-Holmbukta area / Geological and geomorphological survey and meteorite search in the Sør Rondane Mountains
Name: Dome Fuji
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Dome Fuji   Lat: 77º 19´ 01´´ S   Long: 39º 42´ 12´´ E  
Maximum Population: 14
Medical Facilities: None
Remarks / Description: Location: The top of Dronning Maud Land / Elevation: 3,810m / Established: 1995
Operating Period: From: January To: January

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: R/V Shirase
Country of Registry: Japan
Number of Voyages: 1
Maximum Crew: 179
Maximum Passengers: 80
Remarks:
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
29 Nov 2009 Fremantle, Australia 17 Mar 2010 Sydney, Australia The transportation of cargo and personnel / the support of oceanographic and biological observations

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
15 Nov 2009 Novolazarevskaya Station - Utstainen
09 Feb 2010 Princess Elisabeth Station - Novolazarevskaya Station
Type: CH-101
Category:
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks: Period of Flights: from December 2009 to February 2010 / General Task / Remarks: transport cargos and personnel / support scientific field operations
Type: Ilyushin-76TD (DROMLAN)
Category:
Number Of Flights: 3
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks:
Departure Date Route Purpose
10 Nov 2009 Cape Town – Novolazarevskaya Station
13 Nov 2009 Cape Town – Novolazarevskaya Station
10 Feb 2010 Novolazarevskaya Station –Cape Town

Type: Twin Otter (DROMLAN)
Category:
Number Of Flights: 3
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks:
Departure Date Route Purpose
12 Nov 2009 Novolazarevskaya Station - Princess Elisabeth Station - S17
15 Nov 2009 Novolazarevskaya Station - Utstainen
16 Nov 2009 Novolazarevskaya Station - Utstainen

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