Antarctica researchers stuck after wind blows ice into ship's path
Linkedin

Antarctica researchers stuck after wind blows ice into ship's path

Sydney : Australia | Dec 26, 2013 at 12:34 PM PST
Source: NY Daily News
XX XX
Views: Pending
 
Since then, the passengers and crew are awaiting help from ice-breaking ships on their way to free the vessel. Thursday, December 26, 2013, 1:26 PM @ProfChrisTurney via Twitter The Akademik Shokalski is stranded about 1,500 nautical miles from Tasmania, Australia. FULL ARTICLE AT NY Daily News
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
  • Credibility
  • Wait... Flag
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 
  • Rescue vessel close to ice-stranded ship

      The Age
    But the Chinese icebreaker Snow Dragon may not be able to reach the stranded vessel if the ice is too thick and the ship's master determines the trip would not be safe. About 50 tourists, scientists and explorers and 20 crew are on the Russian ship...
  • Icebound ship in Antarctica edges closer to rescue

      The Jakarta Post
    World News A ship that has been trapped in thick Antarctic ice since Christmas Eve was nearing rescue on Friday, after a Chinese icebreaker named the Snow Dragon drew close to the icebound vessel. The Russian ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, which has...
  • Icebreaking ships to reach trapped Antarctic ship today

      Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    31 Passengers and crew onboard a ship stuck in Antarctic ice for more than two days plan to continue their expedition after being freed later today. The Russian-built Akademik Shokalskiy ship was retracing Sir Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition...

More From Allvoices



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.