ATCM
Antarctic Treaty
Electronic Information Exchange System

Party: Russian Federation
Permanent Information
Automatic Recording Stations Report
Scientific Information - Automatic Recording Stations / Observatories
Location:
Site Name: Druzhnaya-4   Lat: 69º 44´ 00´´ S   Long: 73º 43´ 00´´ E  
Type: Automatic Weather Station MAWS110
Elevation:
Parameters Recorded: Air temperature, relative humidity, air pressure, barometric tendency, wind speed, wind direction
Observation Frequency: Data transmission at the principal synoptic observation times
Reference Number:
Scientific Equipment:
Location:
Site Name: Leningradskaya   Lat: 69º 30´ 07´´ S   Long: 159º 23´ 13´´ E  
Type: Automatic Weather Station MAWS110
Elevation: 291
Parameters Recorded: Air temperature, relative humidity, air pressure, barometric tendency, wind speed, wind direction
Observation Frequency: Data transmission at the principal synoptic observation times
Reference Number: WMO 89657
Scientific Equipment:
Location:
Site Name: Leningradskaya   Lat: 69º 30´ 07´´ S   Long: 159º 23´ 13´´ E  
Type: Permanent GPS/Glonass/Galileo station
Elevation: 291
Parameters Recorded: Latitude, longitude, altitude above sea level
Observation Frequency: 30 sec; daily data transmission
Reference Number:
Scientific Equipment:
Location:
Site Name: Molodezhnaya   Lat: 67º 39´ 58´´ S   Long: 45º 51´ 06´´ E  
Type: Automatic Weather Station MAWS110
Elevation: 48
Parameters Recorded: Air temperature, relative humidity, air pressure, barometric tendency, wind speed, wind direction
Observation Frequency: Data transmission at the principal synoptic observation times
Reference Number: WMO 89542
Scientific Equipment:

Location:
Site Name: Russkaya   Lat: 74º 45´ 57´´ S   Long: 136º 47´ 56´´ W  
Type: Automatic Weather Station MAWS110
Elevation: 140
Parameters Recorded: Air temperature, relative humidity, air pressure, barometric tendency, wind speed, wind direction
Observation Frequency: Data transmission at the principal synoptic observation times
Reference Number: WMO 89132
Scientific Equipment:
Location:
Site Name: Russkaya   Lat: 74º 45´ 57´´ S   Long: 136º 47´ 56´´ W  
Type: Permanent GPS/Glonass/Galileo station
Elevation: 140
Parameters Recorded: Latitude, longitude, altitude above sea level
Observation Frequency: 30 sec; daily data transmission
Reference Number:
Scientific Equipment:

Permanent Station Report
Operational Information - Stations
Name: Bellingshausen
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Fildes Peninsula, King George Island   Lat: 62º 12´ 00´´ S   Long: 58º 58´ 00´´ W   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 31
Date Established: 1968
Accommodation Facilities: 8 living buildings
Medical Facilities: One physician (surgeon); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/bell/bell_en.html http://www.raexp.ru/russia-bel.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Mirny
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Mirny Peninsula, Davis Sea shore   Lat: 66º 33´ 00´´ S   Long: 93º 01´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 45
Date Established: 1956
Accommodation Facilities: 3 two-storied module buildings
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/mir/mir_en.html http://www.raexp.ru/russia-mirn.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Novolazarevskaya
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Schirmacher Oasis, Dronning Maud Land   Lat: 70º 46´ 00´´ S   Long: 11º 50´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 51
Date Established: 1961
Accommodation Facilities: 5 panel buildings
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/lazarev/lazarev_en.html http://www.raexp.ru/russia-Novolazarevskaj.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Progress
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land   Lat: 69º 22´ 00´´ S   Long: 76º 23´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 51
Date Established: 1988
Accommodation Facilities: One-storied living buildings; new living/laboratory building providing accommodation for 30 people
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/progress/progress_en.html
Search and Rescue Information:

Name: Vostok
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: Antarctic Plateau   Lat: 78º 28´ 00´´ S   Long: 106º 48´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 33
Date Established: 1957
Accommodation Facilities: 3 living buildings
Medical Facilities: Two physicians (surgeon and anesthetist); fully equipped hospital
Remarks / Description:
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/vostok/vostok_en.html http://www.raexp.ru/russia-vostok.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Bunger Oasis
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Bunger Hills   Lat: 66°18´S   Long: 100°45´E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 10
Medical Facilities: None
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: December To: March
Link (URL):
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Druzhnaya-4
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Landing Bluff, Sandefjord Cove, Pryds Bay   Lat: 69º 44´ 00´´ S   Long: 73º 43´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 34
Medical Facilities: One physician (surgeon)
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: December To: April
Link (URL):
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Leningradskaya
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Oates Coast, Victoria Land   Lat: 69º 30´ 00´´ S   Long: 159º 24´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 15
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: January To: January
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/leningrad/leningrad_en.html
Search and Rescue Information:

Name: Molodezhnaya
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Molodezhny Oasis (Thala Hills), Enderby Land   Lat: 67º 40´ 00´´ S   Long: 45º 51´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 100
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: December To: March
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/mol/mol_en.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Russkaya
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Hobbs Coast, Marie Byrd Land   Lat: 74º 46´ 00´´ S   Long: 136º 53´ 00´´ W   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 15
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: January To: January
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/russkaya/russkaya_en.html
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Soyuz
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Jetty Peninsula, Prince Charles Mountains, Mac.Robertson Land   Lat: 70º 39´ 00´´ S   Long: 68º 48´ 00´´ E   View in Google Earth Map
Maximum Population: 20
Medical Facilities:
Remarks / Description:
Operating Period: From: December To: March
Link (URL): http://www.aari.aq/stations/soyuz/soyuz_en.html
Search and Rescue Information:

Permanent Vessels Report
Operational Information - Vessels
Name: Akademik Aleksandr Karpinskiy
Flag of State: Russian Federation
Ice Strength: L2 (Russian Maritime Register of Shipping)
Length: 104.5 m
Beam: 16.03 m
Gross Tonnage: 4430
Type: Research (marine geophysics)
Link to CONNAMP data:
Maximum Crew: 92
Maximum Passengerss: 49
Description / Remarks: Link to the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping data: http://www.rs-head.spb.ru/app/fleet.php?index=830588&type=book1&language=eng
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Akademik Fedorov
Flag of State: Russian Federation
Ice Strength: ULA (Russian Maritime Register of Shipping)
Length: 141.2 m
Beam: 23.5 m
Gross Tonnage: 12660
Type: Research expedition vessel / General Cargo
Link to CONNAMP data:
Maximum Crew: 90
Maximum Passengerss: 160
Description / Remarks: Link to the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping data: http://www.rs-head.spb.ru/app/fleet.php?index=860742&type=book1&language=eng
Search and Rescue Information:
Name: Akademik Tryoshnikov
Flag of State: Russian Federation
Ice Strength: Arc7 (Russian Maritime Register of Shipping)
Length: 133.53
Beam: 23.25
Gross Tonnage: 12701
Type: Research expedition vessel / General Cargo
Link to CONNAMP data:
Maximum Crew: 60
Maximum Passengerss: 80
Description / Remarks: Link to the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping data: http://www.rs-head.spb.ru/app/fleet.php?index=090098&type=book1&language=eng
Search and Rescue Information:

Aircraft Report
Operational Information - Aircraft
Type: Antonov An-2
Number: 1
Remarks: Aerial geophysical survey
Search and Rescue Information:
Type: Basler BT-67
Number: 1
Remarks: Intracontinental air links between stations
Search and Rescue Information:
Type: Ilyushin Il-76TD
Number: 1
Remarks: Intercontinental flights between Cape Town and Novolazarevskaya station within the DROMLAN network (see: http://www.alci.info/).
Search and Rescue Information:
Type: Kamov Ka-32
Number: 2
Remarks: Two helicopters onboard the r/v “Akademik Fedorov” for loading and unloading purpose; ice patrol
Search and Rescue Information:

Type: Mil Mi-8T
Number: 1
Remarks: Aerial support for field geological groups
Search and Rescue Information:

Compliance with the Protocol Report
Environmental Information - Compliance with the Protocol
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Environmental Impact Assessment: Procedures Report
Environmental Information - Environmental Impact Assessment (Procedures)
No new procedures were established during this reporting period.

Waste Management Plans Report
Environmental Information - Waste Disposal and Waste Management (Waste Management Plans)
Title: Waste disposal planning for the RAE stations and ships (in Russian)
Fixed Site/Field Camp/Ship: All stations and ships
Objective: Management of station and shipboard wastes in accordance with the requirements of Annexes III and IV of the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty and MARPOL 73/78
Contact Point:
Organisation:
Name: Victor Pomelov
Job Title or Position: Environmental Manager
Phone: +7 812 3522930
Email: pom@aari.nw.ru

Waste Management Inventory of Past Activities Report
Prevention of Marine Pollution: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Prevention of Marine Pollution
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Area Protection and Management: Measures Report
Environmental Information - Area Protection and Management (Measures)
No new measures have been adopted during the reported period.

Contingency Plans Report
Environmental Information - Contingency Plans
Title:
Scope/coverage of the plan: The plans of action in emergency for the Russian Antarctic stations are presented in the form of the approved instructions
Objective: Contingency planning in accordance with the requirements of Article 15 of the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty
Title: Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan
Scope/coverage of the plan:
Objective: Contingency planning in accordance with the requirements of Article 15 of the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty and MARPOL 73/78

Relevant National Legislation Report
Other Information - Relevant National Legislation
Title: On regulation of activities of the Russian citizens and legal entities in the Antarctic
Topic Other
Description: Federal Law of the Russian Federation No. 50-FZ
Date of Effect: 05 Jun 2012
Link (URL): http://graph.document.kremlin.ru/page.aspx?1;1613950
Title:
Topic Other
Description: Order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 713-r
Date of Effect: 02 Jun 2005
Link (URL): http://gov.consultant.ru/doc.asp?ID=28103
Title: On the Procedure for the Consideration and Issuance of Permits for the Activity of Russian Natural and Juridical Persons in the Area of the Effect of the Antarctic Treaty
Topic Other
Description: Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 1476
Date of Effect: 11 Dec 1998
Link (URL): http://gov.consultant.ru/doc.asp?ID=62746

Title: On ensuring the implementation of the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty
Topic Environmental Protection: General
Description: Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 1580
Date of Effect: 18 Dec 1997
Link (URL): http://gov.consultant.ru/doc.asp?ID=82317
Title: On ratification of the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty
Topic Environmental Protection: General
Description: Federal Law of the Russian Federation No. 79-FZ
Date of Effect: 24 May 1997
Link (URL): http://graph.document.kremlin.ru/doc.asp?ID=075671
Title: On the Russian Antarctic Expedition
Topic Other
Description: Decree of the President of the Russian Federation No. 824
Date of Effect: 07 Aug 1992
Link (URL): http://graph.document.kremlin.ru/doc.asp?ID=092265
General Report