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Re: How long does one of those expedition teams stay down at the Antartic? What was the most dangerous experiance you have had?


From: "Dave Bresnahan" <answer2@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Subject: Re: How long does one of those expedition teams stay down at the Antartic? What was the most dangerous experiance you have had?
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 13:49:42 -0400

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From: onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov <onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 1998 1:42 PM
Subject: How long does one of those expedition teams stay down at the
Antartic? What was the most dangerous experiance you have had?


>Vanacki  F. asks this Question:
>
>How long does one of those expedition teams stay down at the Antartic?
What was the most dangerous experiance you have had?
>
>
>Answer:
>
>Research teams may work in Antarctica for several weeks to more than a
year.

I am not sure I want to answer your question about the most dangerous
experience I have had in Antarctica.  I was driving a vehicle once that
broke through the ice and fortunately did not fall through until after the
passenger and I got out of the machine.  It was a close call.

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