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Party: Sweden
2017/2018 Pre-Season Information
Station Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Stations
Name: Svea
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Svea   Lat: 74º 35´ 00´´ S   Long: 11º 13´ 00´´ W  
Maximum Population: 4
Medical Facilities: First Aid Kit
Remarks / Description: The Svea Research Station was built during the 1987/88 Antarctic Expedition, and was the first Swedish research station in Antarctica built since the Maudheim Station in 1949 and the Snow Hill Station in 1901. Svea will not be manned or visited by SWEDARP during 2017/18.
Operating Period: From: December To: February
Name: Wasa
Type: Summer
Location:
Site Name: Wasa   Lat: 73°30´00´´S   Long: 13°25´12´´W  
Maximum Population: 16
Medical Facilities: First Aid Kit
Remarks / Description: Swedish research station Basen in the N part of Vestfjella, Maudheimvidda. Established 1989 during SWEDARP 1988-89. Wasa will not be manned or visitied by SWEDARP during 2017/18.
Operating Period: From: December To: February
Name: MAGIC- DML 2017/18
Type: Other
Location:
Site Name: SANAE IV and surrounding areas   Lat:    Long:   
Medical Facilities: Medical training and first aid kit.
Remarks / Description: MAGIC- DML, SWEDARP. lasting from mid-December to mid-February in Sanae IV and surrounding areas and in Borgmassivet and Kirwanveggen areas.

Vessels Report
Operational Information - National Expeditions - Vessels
Name: ARAON
Country of Registry: Korea (KR)
Number of Voyages: 1
Maximum Crew: 25
Maximum Passengers: 60
Remarks: Two scientists with the Swedish projekt "Ocean- and freshwater forcing of the West Antarctic ice shelves and their grounding zones: Using new technology to address a global challenge" take parts onboard the Koran icebreaker ARAON within the Project: KOPRI - Amundsen Cruise 2017/18.
Depart. Date Depart. Port Arrival Date Arrival Port Areas of Operation Purpose
14 Dec 2017 Lyttelton, NZ 07 Feb 2018 Lyttelton, NZ Scientific Research

Aircrat Report
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