Cape Horn - Drake Passage - Antarctic
12.-26. February 2018
Historical and Environmental Research Expedition
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CHALLENGING in ten days UNDER SAILS twice the dangerous DRAKE PASSAGE from CAPE HORN to ANTARCTICA and back to ESTABLISH a PEACEFUL INTERNATIONAL DIALOGUE about the importance of PRESERVING the fragile ANTARCTIC ECOSYSTEM and to COMMEMORATE and DISSEMINATE the fascinating HISTORY of the ANTARCTIC EXPLORERS

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Apollo Satellite Communications guarantees Expedition’s connectivity

It’s apleasure to be able to communicate that the connection from the Expedition to the mainland is now secured by our Expedition Partner Apollo Satellite Communications LLC With comprehensive Satellite Networks Apollo Satellite Communications provides worldwide communications solutions for air, land and the sea. Welcome on board of Expedition Antarctic Blanc

ARGENTINA: A letter from Buenos Aires

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived with wishes for a successful expedition from the Director Nacional de Politica Exterior Antartica Maximo E. Gowland on behalf of His Excellency The President of the Argentine Republic Mauricio Macri.  The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created […]

SPAIN: A letter arrived by diplomatic bag from the Palacio de La Zarzuela

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived by diplomatic bag to the Spanish Embassy in Germany from Zarzuela Castle containing  good wishes from His Majesty The King for the Expeditition. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of […]

SAVE the DATE: Press Conference 23 Jan ’18

SAVE THE DATE ANTARCTIC BLANC PRE-EXPEDITION PRESS CONFERENCE 23 January 2018 held with and in the YACHT CLUB DE MONACO Quai Louis II, 98000 Monaco

Yacht Club de Monaco is taking over an active role in Expedition Antarctic Blanc

It is with great pride to announce that the Yacht Club de Monaco has taken an active role in Expedition Antarctic Blanc. His Serene Highness The Souvereign Prince is supporting the Expedition by ordering the Secretary General of  the Yacht Club de Monaco Bernard d’Alessandri to act as representative of the Principality.  Bernard d’Alessandri is […]

UKRAINE: Letter from the Presidential Administration

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from the Office of the President of Ukraine containing the full Support of the goals of Expedition Antarctic Blanc and the reaffirmation of the strong commitment to continue contributing to the development of Antarctic research.  The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to […]

URUGUAY: A personal letter from the President

On December 29, 2017 – we’ve been honoured by a letter from the the President of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay who decided to forward our request to the Minister of National Defense so that he may consider it together with the Uruguayan Antarctic Institute (IAU) We are grateful for having received this correspondance, which is an enormous motivation for […]

CHILE: A letter from the Dirección de Antártica

It is with pride to be able to display different letters arrived from the Administration of the President of the Republic of Chile and the Dirección de Antártica coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of Chile during our commemoration ceremony in the Antarctic. We […]

Welcome on board Helly Hansen

Expedition ANTARCTIC BLANC is proud to announce that HELLY HANSEN is official sponsor of the Team. With HELLY HANSEN we found the best partner for this extreme  challenge. With more than 140 years of history and know how in producing world class weather gear it’s just the best partnership you can have. And working together with the Team of HELLY HANSEN […]

ITALY: A letter from the Office of the President of the Rebublic of Italy

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from the Rome containing best wishes for the success of the initiatiatve.  The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the Republic of Italy during our commemoration ceremony in the Antarctic. We […]