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VIDEO: The Aurora Australis aground at Mawson Station in Antarctica

Weather conditions have improved at Mawson Station in the Antarctic where a blizzard grounded the Aurora Australis supply ship. All 68 expeditioners and crew on board the Aurora Australis are safe and well. The ship’s crew will try to refloat the ship once 37 expeditioners are transferred ashore to Mawson […]
VIDEO: The Aurora Australis aground at Mawson Station in Antarctica
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The Aurora Australis has run aground at Mawson station in Antarctica

The Aurora Australis, Australia’s Anatarctic supply ship, has run aground while resupplying Mawson station. The ship broke free of its mooring during a blizzard with winds of 130km/h, drifted and then hit ground at West Arm in Horseshoe Harbour. The Australian Antarctic Division says the combined 67 crew and expeditioners […]
The Aurora Australis has run aground at Mawson station in Antarctica