Rescue in Antarctica For The MV Akademik Shokalski Ship Finally, By Helicopter

Rescue in Antarctica Begins For The MV Akademik Shokalskiy Ship

After being trapped on a research ship stuck in the Antarctic ice for more than a week, passengers aboard the MV Akademik Shokalski began to be airlifted by helicopter today. The 52 scientists and tourists on board will be flown to an ice floe near the Australian icebreaker Aurora Australisa.

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