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 ...
AMSA says poor weather had made it unsafe for the Australian Antarctic Division's icebreaker to continue. The Akademik Shokalskiy had been retracing Sir Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition and ...
The helicopter on board a Chinese icebreaker, the Snow Dragon, will continue to airlift passengers from the trapped MV Akademik Shokalskiy to an ice floe next ... ice," expedition spokesman Alvin ...
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 ...
In the meantime, passengers on the Akademik Shokalskiy have been passing the time by reading ... the steps of the first exploration to Antarctica some 100 years ago. ABC News' Colleen Curry ...
"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 ...
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," Fogwill told the ABC on Friday. "It's beginning ...
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 ...
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 ...
A team of Australian climate scientists set out on a Russian research ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy on a mission to raise awareness of global warming. ‘The research stakes are high,’ claimed a ...