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List of airports in Antarctica - Wikipedia


This is a list of airports in Antarctica, sorted by location. Contents. [hide]. 1 List; 2 See also ... Wilkes Land (Upper Peterson Glacier), YWKS, Wilkins Runway

Union Glacier Camp - Antarctic Logistics & Expeditions


Union Glacier Camp is the only facility of its kind in Antarctica. Our full-service private camp operates during the Antarctic summer (November through January)  ...

Antarctica travel guide - Wikitravel


Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, ... Endurance : Shackleton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing; Endurance, ... There are 28 airport landing facilities in Antarctica and all 37 Antarctic ... Frei Station on King George Island and the ANI Union Glacier Camp, respectively.

Blog » endurance100


Many of the Endurance South Pole 100 expedition knew Henry and one .... Airport showing the flight has left PA on its way to Union Glacier to collect our team. ..... Monday 7th December – Endurance 100 Blog – Union Glacier, Antarctica

Tom Crean - An Irish Antarctic Explorer


The remarkable tale of heroism and survival on The Endurance Expedition ... The Beardmore Glacier, discovered by Shackleton's southern party on 3 December ...

Tom Crean Antarctic Explorer - The Unsung Hero of Antarctic ...


Played a major role in three Antarctic expeditions, with both Captain Scott and Ernest Shackleton. ... 120 statute miles (190 km) up the heavily crevassed Beardmore Glacier to an altitude of 10,000 feet (3,000 .... Tom Crean joined the Endurance as Second Officer, and in doing so became the only man, .... About Kerry Airport ...

Sites of shared Antarctic and NZ significance | NZHistory, New ...


Map showing New Zealand sites with an Antarctic connection. ... on Endurance expedition); Port of Wellington (visited by numerous Antarctic expeditions) ... as Harewood airport); International Antarctic Campus (NZ base for US, NZ and Italian Antarctic ... Scott Base · Hillary Coast · Young Peaks · Barrett Glacier ·...

The Endurance Expedition - Sir Ernest Shackleton - Tom Crean


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914 – 1917 ... of Scott, and lay supply depots across the Ross Ice Shelf all the way to the foot of the Beardmore Glacier.

Rothera Research Station - British Antarctic Survey


Rothera Research Station, the largest British Antarctic facility, is a centre for biological ...... Focus on Pine Island Glacier, Antarctica Pine Island Glacier, on the West ... of the centenary year of Ernest Shackleton's Endurance Expedition the ship ...

Vinson | Climb Vinson Massif with RMI Expeditions


Scale the "top of the bottom of the world" - the highest mountain in Antarctica and one ... Base Camp at the foot of the Branscomb Glacier in the Ellsworth Mountains. ... to airport transfers, so that you can focus on preparing for the climb instead of ..... Alfred Lansing's Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage to...