ATCM
Antarctic Treaty
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Party: South Africa
2010/2011 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: SANAE IV
Type: Wintering
Location:
Site Name: SANAE IV   Lat: 71°40´25´´S   Long: 2°49´43´´W  
Maximum Population: 80
Medical Facilities: Medical facilities include a Docter, Surgery, 3 bed hospital and dental facilities.
Remarks / Description: South-African research station opened 1997. Original SANAE Station opened 1962. SANAE IV opened 1997 at a new location, 200km South of SANAE I to III.

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: mv SA Agulhas
Country of Registry: South Africa
Number of Voyages: 0
Maximum Crew: 40
Maximum Passengers: 96
Remarks: Undertakes one voyage per annum to Antarctica, departing early December and returns mid February. Also does annual relief voyages to the Sub-Antarctic Island of Marion Island as well as to Gough Island.

Aircrat Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Aircraft
Type: 2 x Helicopters (Bell 212 and Kamov)
Category:
Period From: 23/12/2010
Period To: 06/02/2011
Remarks:

Research Rockets Report
Military
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Military
Military personnel in expeditions: 1 Chaplain 1 Chef (Leading Seaman) 10 Diesel Mechanics/Drivers/Dozers (6 Staff Sargeants and 4 Warrant Officers 2nd Class)
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