All about Antarctica from someone who has been there once. I hope to go back to write a book with the same name as this blog.
Sunday, September 14, 2008
U.S. Air Force Makes First Night Landing in Antarctic
On Thursday the U.S. Air Force made the first known night landing in Antarctica using night vision goggles. The plane was a C-17 that flew the standard supply route from Christchurch to McMurdo Base. The night landing could prove to make restocking Antarctic stations in the middle of the winter possible. Here is an article about it.