ATCM
Antarctic Treaty
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Party: Peru
2009/2010 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Machu Picchu
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Machu Picchu   Lat: 62º 05´ 29´´ S   Long: 58º 28´ 16´´ W  
Maximum Population: 32
Medical Facilities: Doctor and general emergency medical care equipment.
Remarks / Description: The station have five modules: scientific laboratory, power house/garage/waste management, living quarters, emergency refuge and dining-room/kitchen. The station is equipped with one portable helicopter pad.
Operating Period: From: December To: February

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: BACH "Viel"
Country of Registry: Chile
Number of Voyages: 0
Remarks: Logistic support cargo from Punta Arenas to Machu Picchu Station and personnel from President Frei Station to Machu Picchu Station

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: Hércules L-100 (Peruvian Air Force)
Category:
Period From: 15/12/2009
Period To: 10/02/2010
Remarks: The XIX Peruvian Antarctic Scientific Summer Expedition organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will take place from December 2009 until the end of February 2010. Its aim is to conduct scientific research and to provide logistic support and maintenance to Machu Picchu Research Station. Thirty two people will be participating. L-100 airplane of the Peruvian Air Force will be used for transportation of personnel from Lima to Antarctica via President Frei Station.

Research Rockets Report
Military
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Military
Military personnel in expeditions: A) At Machu Picchu Station; Army: 3 officers, 15 non commissioned officers and technicians. Air Force: 1 officer, 1 technician. B) At Hércules L-100; Air Force: 2 Air Force officers, 3 Air Force non commissioned officers and technicians.
Number and Type of Armaments possessed by personnel: None
Number and Type of Armaments of ships and aircraft: None
Information and Location of Military Equipment in the AT Area: None

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