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Antarctic Treaty
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Party: Russian Federation
2012/2013 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Bellingshausen
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Fildes Peninsula, King George Island   Lat: 62º 12´ 00´´ S   Long: 58º 58´ 00´´ W  
Maximum Population: 27
Medical Facilities: One physician (surgeon); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Name: Mirny
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Mirny Peninsula, Davis Sea shore   Lat: 66º 33´ 00´´ S   Long: 93º 01´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 25
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Name: Novolazarevskaya
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Schirmacher Oasis, Dronning Maud Land   Lat: 70º 46´ 00´´ S   Long: 11º 50´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 39
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Name: Progress
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land   Lat: 69º 22´ 00´´ S   Long: 76º 23´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 44
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:

Name: Vostok
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Antarctic Plateau   Lat: 78º 28´ 00´´ S   Long: 106º 48´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 28
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Name: Druzhnaya-4
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Landing Bluff, Sandefjord Cove, Pryds Bay   Lat: 69º 44´ 00´´ S   Long: 73º 43´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 18
Medical Facilities: One physician (surgeon)
Remarks / Description: Used in summer to support geological field studies
Operating Period: From: December To: March
Name: Molodezhnaya
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Molodezhny Oasis (Thala Hills), Enderby Land   Lat: 67º 40´ 00´´ S   Long: 45º 51´ 00´´ E  
Maximum Population: 4
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: December To: March
Name: Progress-1
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Princess Elizabeth Land   Lat: 69º 24´ 45´´ S   Long: 76º 24´ 11´´ E  
Maximum Population: 4
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description: Used in summer to support geological field studies and geological-geophysical aerial survey
Operating Period: From: December To: March

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: Akademik Aleksandr Karpinskiy
Country of Registry: Russian Federation
Number of Voyages: 1
Maximum Crew: 92
Maximum Passengers: 49
Remarks: Marine geological-geophysical studies in the Lazarev Sea
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
13 Jan 2013 Cape Town 15 Mar 2013 Cape Town Marine geological-geophysical studies
Name: Akademik Fedorov
Country of Registry: Russian Federation
Number of Voyages: 2
Maximum Crew: 90
Maximum Passengers: 160
Remarks: Detailed voyage schedule: St. Petersburg (01.11.2012) – Bremerhaven (05.11.2012–08.11.2012) – Cape Town (01.12.2012–05.12.2012) – Molodezhnaya (15.12.2012–16.12.2012) – Progress (20.12.2012–29.12.2012) – Mirny (02.01.2013–25.01.2013) – Marine studies (29.01.2013–04.02.2013) – Progress (05.02.2013–08.02.2013) – Cape Town (20.02.2013–25.02.2013) – Progress (09.03.2013–14.03.2013) – Molodezhnaya (18.03.2013–21.03.2013) – Novolazarevskaya (24.03.2013–31.03.2013) – Cape Town (11.04.2013–15.04.2013) – Bremerhaven (07.05.2013–10.05.2013) – St. Petersburg (15.05.2013)
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
05 Dec 2012 Cape Town 20 Feb 2013 Cape Town Logistics, marine studies
25 Feb 2013 Cape Town 11 Apr 2013 Cape Town Logistics

Name: Akademik Tryoshnikov
Country of Registry: Russian Federation
Number of Voyages: 1
Maximum Crew: 60
Maximum Passengers: 80
Remarks: Detailed voyage schedule: St. Petersburg (21.12.2012) – Bremerhaven (26.12.2012–31.12.2012) – Montevideo (20.01.2013–23.01.2013) – Bellingshausen (31.01.2013–08.02.2013) – Marine studies (11.02.2013–26.02.2013) – Bellingshausen (02.03.2013–05.03.2013) – Montevideo (11.03.2013–14.03.2013) – Bremerhaven (03.04.2013–06.04.2013) – St. Petersburg (11.04.2013)
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
23 Jan 2013 Montevideo 11 Mar 2013 Montevideo Logistics, marine studies

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: Antonov An-2
Category:
Period From: 20/12/2012
Period To: 14/03/2013
Remarks: Aerial geophysical survey. Supplied by contractor (ZAO "Avialift Vladivostok")
Type: Basler BT-67
Category:
Period From: 07/11/2012
Period To: 08/02/2013
Remarks: Intracontinental air links between stations. Supplied by contractor (Kenn Borek Air, Ltd).
Type: Ilyushin Il-76TD
Category:
Period From: 29/10/2012
Period To: 27/02/2013
Remarks: Intercontinental flights between Cape Town and Novolazarevskaya station within the DROMLAN network (see: http://dromlan.org)

Type: Kamov Ka-32
Category:
Period From: 15/12/2012
Period To: 31/03/2013
Remarks: Two helicopters onboard the r/v "Akademik Fedorov" for loading and unloading purpose, ice patrol. Supplied by contractor (ZAO "Avialift Vladivostok")

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