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Party: Japan
2010/2011 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: Region : Higasi-Ongul Tô, Lützow-Holmbukta / Elevation : 28.9m / Established: January 29, 1957 / Major Field Activities: Oversnow traverse to Dome Fuji Station, Biological and geophysical observations in Lützow-Holmbukta area
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: Region: The top of Dronning Maud Land / Date Established: 1995 / Elevation: 3,810m
Operating Period: From: December To: February

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
30 Nov 2010 Fremantle, Australia 18 Mar 2011 Sydney, Australia Areas of Operation: Lützow-Holmbukta, Kronprins Olav Kyst, Purpose: Transportation of cargo and personnel / Support of oceanographic and biological observations

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: AS350 B
Category:
Period From: 16/12/2010
Period To: 20/02/2011
Remarks: Transport cargos and personnel / support scientific field operations
Type: CH-101
Category:
Period From: 16/12/2010
Period To: 23/02/2011
Remarks: Transport cargos and personnel / support scientific field operations

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
Expedition Name: The Last Desert 
Method of transportation to/within/from Antarctica: Ship
Activities:
Number of Participants:
Date begin: 17 Nov 2010
Date end: 27 Nov 2010
Number of personnel: 4
Operator:
Name: Comrades Marathon International Ambassador-Japan
Contact Address:
Email Address:
Website Address:
Remarks:
Location of Activities
King George Island
Routes:

Denial of Authorizations
Area Protection and Management Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management
ASPA: Number:  141    Name:  Yukidori Valley, Langhovde, Lützow-Holm Bay (More Details)
Permit Number: 100930004
Number of people permitted: 6
Permit Period: From:  15 Dec 2010   To:  22 Feb 2011
Purpose: Monitoring of ecosystem etc.
Summary of activities:
Event or project name/number: 52nd Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition
Aircrat Report
General Report