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Coast Guard ship to attempt to rescue 2 icebreakers in Antarctica  A U.S. Coast Guard heavy icebreaker left for Antarctica on Sunday to rescue more than 120 crew members aboard two icebreakers Rescued Antarctic passengers resume journey home Map of Casey Station Antarctica  An Australian icebreaker carrying 52 passengers who were retrieved from an icebound ship in the Antarctic resumed its journey home Chinese vessel 'may now be stuck in ice'
Antarctica's ice losses double  Antarctica is now losing about 160 billion tonnes of ice a year to the ocean - twice as much as when the continent was last surveyed 'Nothing can stop glaciers' retreat'   Key glaciers in West Antarctica are in an irreversible retreat, a study team led by the US space agency (Nasa) says   Antarctic ships escape from ice trap


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Jan.7  
  The Russian research ship Akademik Shokalskiy and Chinese icebreaker Xue Long have broken free from ice where they had been stranded
Jan.4
Jan.3  
  The Chinese ice-breaker that helped rescue passengers stranded on the Akademik Shokalskiy vessel in Antarctica may now itself be stuck

Jan.2
  After 10 days stranded far from home, all passengers from a ship stuck in ice have now been transferred by helicopter to an Australian icebreaker.    The Russian-flagged MV Akademik Shoka...
Jan.1   Antarctic rescue: Helicopter starts operation  An operation has begun in Antarctica to rescue passengers from the ice-bound research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy. A Chinese helicopter arriv...   52 passengers trapped in Antarctica to be rescued be helicopter  Passengers on board a research ship that has been trapped in ice are expected to be rescued by helicopter after icebreakers failed to reach the...

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Dec.31   Spirits strong among passengers on ship stuck in ice  The plight of the 74 members of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, aboard a research ship appeared anything but grim Dec.30 Helicopter rescue for ice-bound ship Akademik Shokalskiy  Most of the 74 people aboard a Russian research ship stuck in the frozen Antarctic may be airlifted out, Russia said on Monday Dec.29 Weather halts Antarctic ship rescue   A ship stranded in East Antarctica since Tuesday remained stuck as the latest rescue efforts were thwarted by fierce winds and poor visibili...   Rescue boat still trying to reach trapped ship in Antarctica  An Australian icebreaker ship Aurora Australis is moving closer to the Russian-flagged vessel and was expected to break through early Monday... Dec.28 New rescue bid for Antarctic ship   An Australian vessel is en route to East Antarctica in a renewed bid to free a scientific mission ship trapped in dense pack ice since Tuesd... Dec.27 Icebreaker rescue ship stuck in Antarctic ice
Map of South Pole Antarctica  South Pole weather has stymied a rescue by a Chinese ship trying to reach an expedition vessel trapped for the past four days in frozen seas Dec.26 Trapped Antarctic ship to get help Dec.25   Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica Map of Dumont D%27Urville Antarctica
  The polar expedition ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, with 74 people aboard, got trapped in ice and is waiting for other ships for ice-breaking
Nov.20 Polar storm grounds Prince Harry ahead of South Pole trek Nov.12 Vast iceberg poses risk to shipping  Latest images show several kilometres of water between the iceberg, estimated to be about 700 sq km, and the glacier that spawned the block Aug.29 Largest ice sheet 'vulnerable' Apr.1   Melt 'causes Antarctic sea ice rise'  Climate change is expanding Antarctica's sea ice, according to a scientific study in the journal Nature Geoscience Jan.23   Antarctic search for missing plane   A search is under way for the Twin Otter aircraft with three Canadians that has gone missing in Antarctica, officials say

year 2012 Top ^

Nov.25 Antarctic marine wildlife is under threat
Jan.16 Strong earthquake hits off Antarctica's coast

year 2011 Top ^

Nov.3 Major iceberg forming in Antarctica
Sep.6 Giant crabs make Antarctic leap Jul.12 Japan 'to continue' Antarctic whaling Feb.17 Japan to bring whaling boats home  Japan has stopped its annual Antarctic whale hunt before the end of the season; harassment by US activists had made it impossible

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.12   S. Korean ship sinks, 4 dead, 17 missing
  A fishing vessel sank in frigid ocean waters about 1,000 nautical miles north of McMurdo Station. Aat least 20 were rescued Oct.30 Antarctic copter crash kills four French
Sep.13 New Zealand rescues American

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Nov.25 Massive icebergs heading to New Zealand


year 2008 Top ^

Dec.4   Cruise ship strikes ice, stranded on coast
  The Ushuaia, carrying 89 passengers and 33 crew members, was stranded on the coast of Antarctica after striking ice

year 2007 Top ^

Nov.23   Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
  More than 150 passengers and crew aboard Norwegian cruise ship MS Nord Norge have been rescued to safety


year 2003 Top ^

Sep.21 Ill worker flown from South Pole


year 2001 Top ^

Apr.25 Ailing doctor arrives in station
Apr.23 Rescue plane lands in Antarctica



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Antarctic marine wildlife is under threat Giant crabs make Antarctic leap Antarctic search for missing plane   A search is under way for the Twin Otter aircraft with three Canadians that has gone missing in Antarctica, officials say Antarctic copter crash kills four French Japan 'to continue' Antarctic whaling Japan to bring whaling boats home  Japan has stopped its annual Antarctic whale hunt before the end of the season; harassment by US activists had made it impossible Strong earthquake hits off Antarctica's coast Coast Guard ship to attempt to rescue 2 icebreakers in Antarctica  A U.S. Coast Guard heavy icebreaker left for Antarctica on Sunday to rescue more than 120 crew members aboard two icebreakers All 52 passengers rescued from ship trapped in Antarctic ice




Antarctica, Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
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Antarctica, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
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Antarctica, Disasters Earthquake Timeline ... See World Earthquake timeline Top ^
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Antarctica, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
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Jan.4
Jan.2
  After 10 days stranded far from home, all passengers from a ship stuck in ice have now been transferred by helicopter to an Australian icebreaker.    The Russian-flagged MV Akademik Shoka...
Jan.1   52 passengers trapped in Antarctica to be rescued be helicopter  Passengers on board a research ship that has been trapped in ice are expected to be rescued by helicopter after icebreakers failed to reach the... 2013 Dec.30 Helicopter rescue for ice-bound ship Akademik Shokalskiy  Most of the 74 people aboard a Russian research ship stuck in the frozen Antarctic may be airlifted out, Russia said on Monday 2010 Sep.13 New Zealand rescues American
2003 Sep.21 Ill worker flown from South Pole 2001 Apr.25 Ailing doctor arrives in station Apr.23 Rescue plane lands in Antarctica



Antarctica, Disasters Sea Disasters Timeline ... See World Sea Disasters timeline Top ^
2014 Jan.7   Antarctic ships escape from ice trap
  The Russian research ship Akademik Shokalskiy and Chinese icebreaker Xue Long have broken free from ice where they had been stranded
Jan.4 Rescued Antarctic passengers resume journey home
Map of Casey Station Antarctica  An Australian icebreaker carrying 52 passengers who were retrieved from an icebound ship in the Antarctic resumed its journey home Jan.3 Chinese vessel 'may now be stuck in ice'
  The Chinese ice-breaker that helped rescue passengers stranded on the Akademik Shokalskiy vessel in Antarctica may now itself be stuck
Jan.1   Antarctic rescue: Helicopter starts operation  An operation has begun in Antarctica to rescue passengers from the ice-bound research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy. A Chinese helicopter arriv... 2013 Dec.31 Spirits strong among passengers on ship stuck in ice  The plight of the 74 members of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, aboard a research ship appeared anything but grim Dec.29 Weather halts Antarctic ship rescue   A ship stranded in East Antarctica since Tuesday remained stuck as the latest rescue efforts were thwarted by fierce winds and poor visibili... Dec.29   Rescue boat still trying to reach trapped ship in Antarctica  An Australian icebreaker ship Aurora Australis is moving closer to the Russian-flagged vessel and was expected to break through early Monday... Dec.28 New rescue bid for Antarctic ship   An Australian vessel is en route to East Antarctica in a renewed bid to free a scientific mission ship trapped in dense pack ice since Tuesd... Dec.27 Icebreaker rescue ship stuck in Antarctic ice Map of South Pole Antarctica  South Pole weather has stymied a rescue by a Chinese ship trying to reach an expedition vessel trapped for the past four days in frozen seas Dec.26 Trapped Antarctic ship to get help Dec.25 Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica Map of Dumont D%27Urville Antarctica
  The polar expedition ship MV Akademik Shokalskiy, with 74 people aboard, got trapped in ice and is waiting for other ships for ice-breaking
Nov.12 Vast iceberg poses risk to shipping  Latest images show several kilometres of water between the iceberg, estimated to be about 700 sq km, and the glacier that spawned the block 2010 Dec.12 S. Korean ship sinks, 4 dead, 17 missing  A fishing vessel sank in frigid ocean waters about 1,000 nautical miles north of McMurdo Station. Aat least 20 were rescued 2008 Dec.4 Cruise ship strikes ice, stranded on coast  The Ushuaia, carrying 89 passengers and 33 crew members, was stranded on the coast of Antarctica after striking ice 2007 Nov.23 Sinking ship 'struck iceberg'
  More than 150 passengers and crew aboard Norwegian cruise ship MS Nord Norge have been rescued to safety




Antarctica, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2014 May.19 Antarctica's ice losses double  Antarctica is now losing about 160 billion tonnes of ice a year to the ocean - twice as much as when the continent was last surveyed May.12 'Nothing can stop glaciers' retreat'   Key glaciers in West Antarctica are in an irreversible retreat, a study team led by the US space agency (Nasa) says 2013 Nov.20 Polar storm grounds Prince Harry ahead of South Pole trek
Aug.29 Largest ice sheet 'vulnerable' Apr.1 Melt 'causes Antarctic sea ice rise'  Climate change is expanding Antarctica's sea ice, according to a scientific study in the journal Nature Geoscience