Title Radar location research on the new route Progress-Vostok, East Antarctica
Author Popov, S.V.; Chernoglazov, Y.B.; Vdovenko, I.K.
Source IPY News 2007/08, Vol.25, p.22-24, . Publisher: Russian Federation National Research Center of Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation. ISSN: 2071-601X
Publication Date 2009
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 91505
Index Terms Antarctica--Vostok Station; Antarctica; Australian Antarctic Territory; crevasses; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; lakes; radar methods; subglacial lakes; transport services; transportation; traverses; Vostok Station
Abstract Describes process of finding new and safer route for supply of Vostok Station, Antarctica, using vehicles based on Kassbohrer Piston Bully Polar 300 tractor. Expeditions and traverses in 2007-08 and 2008- 09 seasons also discovered three subglacial lakes, one 7 km long.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 309935