News Release 16-071
South Pole medical evacuation flight launched
Plane to fly patient out of Antarctica for treatment unavailable on the continent
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In this 2003 photo, a Twin Otter flies out of the South Pole on a previous medical flight.
Credit: Credit: Photo by Jason Medley, NSF
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