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Section III of the 1998-99 season plans lists the names, locations, and opening dates of the Party's bases and subsidiary stations established in the Antarctic Treaty Area, and whether they are for summer and/or winter operations.

Year Round Stations

McMurdo Station

  • Location: Hut Point Peninsula on Ross Island in McMurdo Sound

  • 77 55'S Latitude
  • 166 39'E Longitude
  • Annual Relief: 29 September 1998

Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station

  • Location: 90 00'S Latitude
  • Annual Relief: 26 September 1998

Palmer Station

  • Location: Anvers Island near Bonaparte Point
  • 64 46'S Latitude
  • 64 05'W Longitude
  • Annual Relief: 14 September 1998

Austral Summer Camps

Siple Dome Camp

  • Location: 81 39'S Latitude
  • 149 04'W Longitude
  • Open: 27 October 1998
  • Close: 01 February 1999

Downstream Bravo Camp

  • Location: 84 01'S Latitude
  • 155 00'W Longitude
  • Open: 28 October 1998
  • Close: 01 February 1999

Ford Range Camp

  • Location: 77 16'S Latitude
  • 142 27'W Longitude
  • Open: 01 December 1998
  • Close: 01 February 1999

Upstream Delta Camp

  • Location: 81 0'S Latitude
  • 140 00'W Longitude
  • Open: 16 November 1998
  • Close: 01 February 1999

Pieter J. Lenie Field Station
("Copacabana"), King George Island

  • Location: 62 10'S Latitude
  • 58 28'W Longitude
  • Open: early October 1998
  • Close: late February 1999

Cape Shirreff Field Station, Livingston Island

  • Location: 62 28'S Latitude
  • 60 47'W Longitude
  • Open: late November 1998
  • Close: late February 1999


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