expedition spokesman Alvin Stone told ABC News in an email, "Fingers crossed this all goes smoothly and we are coming to the end of this soap opera on ice." The 74 scientists, tourists and crew aboard ...
The Australian Antarctic Division ... a rescue involving the Aurora Australis. The Aurora Australis was forced to suspend its re-supply of Casey Station to rescue 52 scientists and tourists onboard ...
so if it really got bad they could drop us supplies as well," Turney told ABC News. If no icebreaker ship can pull off the rescue, the backup plan would be to evacuate everyone aboard the Akademik ...
Chris Fogwill, one of the scientists on the Akademik Shokalskiy, said the boat had been in an area ... "We've had a blizzard rolling most of yesterday," Mr Fogwill told the ABC on Friday. "It's ...
The Chinese ship that sent a helicopter to rescue the passengers on board the Russian ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy is now stuck in Antarctic ... here and so can't be too upset," Peacock told ABC News ...
"The area where the MV Akademik Shokalskiy is beset by ice is currently experiencing ... to progress as he sees fit," AMSA spokeswoman Lisa Martin told the broadcaster ABC earlier Monday. Chris Turney ...
According to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), their ship, the MV Akademik Shokalskiy, has been trapped in 10-feet ... “journalists” from the alarmist BBC and the Australian ABC, as ...
The Russian research ship Akademik Shokalskiy became stuck near Commonwealth Bay on Christmas Eve. During a rescue attempt, the Chinese icebreaker Snow Dragon (Xue Long) found itself stuck as well.
Elsewhere, a significant change took place in media coverage of the voyage. Prior to the MV Akademik Shokalskiy's departure, the ABC reported that Professor Turney and his crew would "try to answer ...
Helpfully, the newspaper said that researchers aboard the Akademik Shokalskiy have suffered an "embarrassing ... observations but to prove beyond doubt that climate change is real. ABC science ...
The passengers stretch their legs on a short excursion off the ship as they wait for the release of the ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, which is trapped in the ice at sea off Antarctica. Picture: Andrew ...