In Punta Arenas, Chile, ship-laboratory set-up, cargo unpacking, and logistical meetings. View map
Transit southbound across open-ocean Drake Passage from Punta Arenas to Admiralty Bay, South Shetland Islands.
Arrive Admiralty Bay, conduct science operations for up to 8 hrs.
Transit southbound from Admiralty Bay to Palmer Station for service call.
Contingency Plan-A (if ice conditions in Lallemand Fjord are favorable)
Contingency Plan-B (if ice conditions in Lallemand Fjord are not favorable)
March 16 Depart Palmer Station and transit southbound to Lallemand Fjord.
March 17-22 Arrive at Lallemand Fjord and conduct science operations.
March 16Depart Palmer Station and transit southbound to southern Bismarck Strait.
March Conduct science operations in contingency areas southbound to Lallemand Fjord.
March 18-22 Conduct contingency science operations near Lallemand Fjord.
Depart Lallemand Fjord northbound to Brialmont Cove.
Arrive Brialmont Cove and conduct science operations.
Depart Brialmont Cove.
Conduct science operations in transit southbound to Andvord Bay,
Depart Andvord bay.
Transit to Palmer Station for a service call.
Depart Palmer Station, transiting via Neumeyer Strait.
Arrive Punta Arenas, Chile.