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Party: Russian Federation
2018/2019 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: 31
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: 45
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: 51
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: 100
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: 33
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Name: Bunger Oasis
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Bunger Hills   Lat: 66°18´S   Long: 100°45´E  
Maximum Population: 10
Medical Facilities: None
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: January To: February
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: 100
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
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: 0
Maximum Crew: 92
Maximum Passengers: 49
Remarks: Marine geological-geophysical studies in the Pacific sector of the Antarctic
Name: Akademik Fedorov
Country of Registry: Russian Federation
Number of Voyages: 2
Maximum Crew: 90
Maximum Passengers: 160
Remarks: Detailed voyage schedule: St. Petersburg (01.11.2018) – Bremerhaven (06.11.2018–10.11.2018) – Cape Town (03.12.2018–06.12.2018) – Riiser-Larsen Sea (16.12.2018–19.12.2018) – Molodezhnaya (23.12.2018–26.12.2018) – Progress (31.12.2018–05.01.2019) – Mirny (08.01.2019–11.01.2019) – Bunger Hills (13.01.2019–19.01.2019) – Marine studies (20.01.2019–01.02.2019) – Mirny (03.02.2019–06.02.2019) – Bunger Hills (08.02.2019–14.02.2019) – Progress (19.02.2019–22.02.2019) – Cape Town (06.03.2019–11.03.2019) – Molodezhnaya (20.03.2019–24.03.2019) – Novolazarevskaya (28.03.2019–03.04.2019) – Bellingshausen (10.04.2019–15.04.2019) – Marine studies (16.04.2019–20.04.2019) – Montevideo (26.04.2019–28.04.2019) – Bremerhaven (18.05.2019–21.05.2019) – St. Petersburg (26.05.2019)
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
06 Dec 2018 Cape Town 06 Mar 2019 Cape Town Logistics, marine studies
11 Mar 2019 Cape Town 26 Apr 2019 Montevideo Logistics, marine studies

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: Antonov An-2
Category: Intracontinental flights
Period From: 08/01/2019
Period To: 06/02/2019
Remarks: Aerial and geophysical survey at Mirny station. Supplied by contractor (ZAO "Avialift Vladivostok")
Type: Basler BT-67
Category: Intracontinental flights
Period From:
Period To:
Remarks: Intracontinental air links between stations. Supplied by contractor (Kenn Borek Air, Ltd)
Type: Ilyushin Il-76TD
Category: Intercontinental flights
Period From: 23/10/2018
Period To: 01/03/2019
Remarks: Intercontinental flights between Cape Town and Novolazarevskaya station within the DROMLAN network

Type: Kamov Ka-32
Category: Local helicopter flights
Period From: 23/12/2018
Period To: 15/04/2019
Remarks: Two Kamov Ka-32 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
Operator:
Name: Poseidon Expeditions
Contact Address: Maly Karetny per., 10, Moscow 127051 Russian Federation
Email Address: info@poseidonexpeditions.ru
Website Address: poseidonexpeditions.ru
Name of Vessel: Sea Spirit
Country of Registry: Bahamas
Number of Voyages: 11 
Maximum Crew: 72
Maximum Passengers: 114
Remarks: Falklands, South Georgia, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula
Voyages:  
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Expedition Leader
21 Oct 2018 Puerto Madryn 08 Nov 2018 Ushuaia
08 Nov 2018 Ushuaia 27 Nov 2018 Ushuaia
27 Nov 2018 Ushuaia 06 Dec 2018 Ushuaia
06 Dec 2018 Ushuaia 16 Dec 2018 Ushuaia
16 Dec 2018 Ushuaia 27 Dec 2018 Ushuaia
27 Dec 2018 Ushuaia 06 Jan 2019 Ushuaia
06 Jan 2019 Ushuaia 25 Jan 2019 Ushuaia
25 Jan 2019 Ushuaia 07 Feb 2019 Ushuaia
07 Feb 2019 Ushuaia 17 Feb 2019 Ushuaia
17 Feb 2019 Ushuaia 27 Feb 2019 Ushuaia
27 Feb 2019 Ushuaia 19 Mar 2019 Puerto Madryn

Land-Based Operations
Operational Information - Non Governmental Expeditions - Land-Based Operations
Expedition Name: Transcontinental traverse by all terrain vehicles "Yemelya" 
Method of transportation to/within/from Antarctica: By aircraft /by all terrain vehicles / by aircraft
Activities: Media, Transcontinental traverse
Number of Participants: 7
Date begin: 28 Nov 2018
Date end: 29 Jan 2019
Number of personnel: 7
Operator:
Name: RD Studia
Contact Address: Sheremetievskaya Str., 34, Moscow 129594 Russian Federation
Email Address: info@rd-studia.com
Website Address: rd-studia.com
Remarks: www.yemelya.ru
Location of Activities
Routes: Novolazarevskaya Station – Pole of Inaccessibility – South Pole – Vostok Station – Progress Station

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