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News Story - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV's) for Antarctica

Date: 28 Nov 2006

UAV simulated image

BAS  recently took delivery of four Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) , ready for shipping to Halley on board RRS Ernest Shackleton. The two metre wing span aircraft will be flown over the Weddell Sea during the polar winter to measure the physics of sea-ice formation.