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:
Topic Other
Description: Order of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 699-r
Date of Effect: 19 Apr 2018
File: Order of the Government of the Russian Federation No 699-r.pdf
Title: On Permits for Activities in the Antarctic
Topic Other
Description: Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 544
Date of Effect: 27 Jun 2013
File: Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No 544.pdf
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): https://documents.ats.aq/ATCM40/att/ATCM40_att046_e.doc

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