Friday, 3 January 2014

Latest news on rescue of Akademik Shokalskiy passengers

52 passengers trapped in Antarctica to be rescued Sumter Item
The Aurora came within 20 kilometers (12 miles) of the ship Monday, but fierce winds ... The Akademik Shokalskiy, which left New Zealand on Nov.
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Stricken Russian vessel spends New Year still stranded on ice DigitalJournal.com
The Russian vessel, Akademik Shokalskiy has been stuck in thick ice since ... Crew members on board the Aurora, owned by P&O Maritime, have ...
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Bad weather delays rescure Tasmania Examiner
Aurora Australis was forced to abandon its rescue attempts yesterday at the risk of ... It is about 16 nautical miles east of the MV Akademik Shokalskiy.
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Akademik Shokalskiy rescue: Tears of joy as passengers come in ... The Age
One woman cried tears of joy as the first passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy arrived safely on board the Aurora Australis, nine days after their ...
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Antarctica: Shokalskiy Passengers Rescued Sky News
They were flown by helicopter from the MV Akademik Shokalskiy to an ice floe next to Australian icebreaker the Aurora Australis, and then taken by a ...
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MV Akademik Shokalskiy Update MarineLink
MV Akademik Shokalskiy Update ... The Xue Long's helicopter is unable to land on the Aurora Australis due to load rating restrictions. It is not safe to ...
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Akademik Shokalski Trapped: Passengers On Ship Stuck In ... Huffington Post
The Aurora Australis will now take the passengers to the Australian island state of ... The Akademik Shokalskiy, which left New Zealand on Nov. 28, got ...
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Antarctica: Akademik Shokalskiy Rescue Underway Guardian Express
From there, the rescued members of the Akademik Shokalskiy expedition will be ferried by the crew of the nearby Aurora Astralis to the Aussie ...
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Akademik Shokalskiy Update: Rescue Mission Finally Underway International Business Times UK
The helicopter landed next to the stranded ship, Akademik Shokalskiy, and the first ... Passengers will be then be taken in a small boat to the Aurora.
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Aus dem Eis befreit: Heikle Rettungsaktion in Antarktis geglückt Wilhelmshavener Zeitung
«Aurora meldet: Alle 52 Passagiere der "Akademik Shokalskiy" an Bord», twitterte die australische Behörde für Seesicherheit (Amsa) am späten ...
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Antarctic rescue abandoned again as sea ice closes in The Guardian
However, sea ice has prevented the barge from the Aurora Australis, where the ... It is not safe to land the helicopter next to Aurora Australis at this time. ... Guardian journalist Alok Jha, who is on the Akademik Shokalskiy, said the ...
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Farewell Akademik Shokalskiy: Chinese Helicopter Rescues ... IBTimes India
Farewell Akademik Shokalskiy: Chinese Helicopter Rescues Passengers from Ice-Trapped Antarctic Ship; ... We've made it to the Aurora Australis.
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Antarctic rescue of Akademik Shokalskiy ship completed BBC News
The Shokalskiy was trapped by thick sheets of ice driven by strong winds, about 1,500 nautical ... "We've made it to the Aurora australis safe & sound.
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Akademik Shokalskiy passengers rescued Brisbane Times
Three-nation air-and-sea rescue in Antarctica successfully transfers passengers to the Australian icebreaker Aurora Australis. Colin Cosier reports.
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Antarctic airlift rescue mission successful for Akademik Shokalskiy Deutsche Welle
"Aurora Australis has advised AMSA [The Australian Maritime Safety Authority] that all 52 passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy are now on board ...
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Antarctic Ship Trapped in Ice: Helicopter Arrives at Scene, Complex ... IBTimes India
The Chinese helicopter has arrived @ the Shokalskiy. ... that first batch of passengers have been taken off and are on their way to the Aurora Australis.
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Passengers of Akademik Shokalskiy ship rescued PakistanToday.com.pk
Passengers of Akademik Shokalskiy ship rescued ... Shokalskiy and transferred them to an Australian Antarctic supply ship, the Aurora Australis.
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All passengers rescued from stranded Antarctic ship FRANCE 24
"Aurora Australis has advised AMSA that the 52 passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy are now on board," the Australian Maritime Safety Authority ...
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Akademik Shokalskiy vessel rescue operation was successful Round News
All the 52 passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy vessel, which was stuck on the ice in Antarctica, were airlifted on Thursday to the Aurora Australis ...
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Antarctic rescue: free at last! The Guardian
The announcement crackled over the Akademik Shokalskiy's public ... The Aurora Australis had made some progress through the ice in the past few ...
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Safe from the cold The Recorder
Aurora Australis has advised AMSA that the 52 passengers from the ... The Aurora is less than 2.5 miles from the Snow Dragon and the Shokalskiy ...
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Akademik Shokalskiy passengers rescued after Antarctica ship ... ABC7Chicago.com
The icebreaker Aurora Australis will take the passengers to the Australian island ... The 22 crew members of the Akademik Shokalskiy stayed with the ...
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Akademik Shokalskiy passenger rescue underway CBC.ca
The Aurora will carry the passengers to the Australian island state of Tasmania, arriving ... The Akademik Shokalskiy, which left New Zealand on Nov.
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Dozens rescued `safely` from ice-trapped ship in Antarctica Zee News
Out of 52 passengers, 48 had been transported to Australian vessel Aurora australis, which will finally take them out of Antarctic waters, said reports.
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Chinese ice-breaker Xue Long sends helicopter to Aurora Australis Sydney Morning Herald
Plans to rescue 52 passengers on board the Akademik Shokalskiy, trapped in ... The captains of the Shokalskiy, the Aurora and the Xue Long are now ...
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Antarctic rescue succeeds Global Times
"The Aurora Australis has advised AMSA that the 52 passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy are now on board," AMSA said on Thursday through ...
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Rescue helicopter arrives at stranded Antarctic ship ABC Online
Professor Chris Turney, who is on board the Akademik Shokalskiy, has ... then be used to transfer them to the Australian icebreaker Aurora Australis.
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VIDEO: Stranded Passengers Flown To Safety In Antarctic Capital Public Radio News
"We've made it to the Aurora australis safe & sound. ... Akademik Shokalskiy to the Xue Long before transferring them to another ship, Aurora Australis, ...
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Long-Awaited Rescue Begins for MV Akademik Shokalskiy Trapped ... International Business Times
The rescue operation for MV Akademik Shokalskiy, a Russian ship that has ... The Aurora will carry the passengers to the Australian port of Hobart in ...
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Passengers rescued from Antarctic ship Stuff.co.nz
RAW VISION: Passengers from the ship Akademik Shokalskiy arrive by Chinese helicopter at the Australian icebreaker Aurora Australis.
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Tears of relief as passengers rescued in Antarctica Illawarra Mercury
A view from the stern of the Aurora Australis as it punches its way through sea ... One of the first Shokalskiy passengers to arrive on the Aurora, Muru ...
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Passengers rescued from trapped ship NEWS.com.au
The Aurora Australis will carry the passengers to Tasmania, arriving by ... that the 52 passengers from the Akademik Shokalskiy are now on board.".
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Antarctic helicopter rescue underway at icebound ship The Express Tribune
The MV Akademik Shokalskiy has been trapped in thick pack ice 100 ... Xue Long to Australia's Antarctic supply ship the Aurora Australis via a barge.
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