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Tag: Aurora Expeditions

  • Friday, February 14th 2014 - 07:24 UTC

    Live Antarctic Search and Rescue Exercise by IAATO in conjunction with Ushuaia

    M/V Polar Pioneer from Aurora Expeditions was involved in the exercise

    The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO) and two IAATO Member Operators, Aurora Expeditions and Oceanwide Expeditions, took part in a live Search and Rescue Communications Exercise in collaboration with the Maritime Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) Ushuaia, Argentina.

  • Friday, December 27th 2013 - 05:18 UTC

    Australian cruise operators interested in developing Puerto Williams in Chile

    Australian travel agents linked to the cruise industry visited Puerto Williams in the extreme south of Chile to check on the facilities, services and infrastructure with the purpose of planning cruise calls on a regular basis. Puerto Williams in located on Navarino island across from Ushuaia in Argentina.

  • Wednesday, July 24th 2013 - 13:13 UTC

    Aurora Expeditions adds new Antarctic gateway in 2014/15

    Aurora Expeditions are set to shake up the traditional Antarctic cruise itinerary with the launch of an exciting new ‘Antarctic Gateway’ in their 2014/15 Antarctic program. The Chilean port and nature haven of Puerto Williams will be used as an alternative to the usual Argentinian port of Ushuaia, with voyages either starting or ending on the eco-rich Navarino Island along the Chilean banks of the Beagle Channel.

  • Tuesday, June 4th 2013 - 07:49 UTC

    Aurora Expeditions Wins ‘Best Overall Use of Social Media’ at 2013 SMITTY Awards

    The expedition ship Polar Pioneer is an ice-strengthened vessel that provides simple and comfortable polar cruises to Antarctica.

    After becoming the first cruise operator to implement a brand new social media tracking service on their remote voyages to Antarctica and the Arctic earlier this year, Aurora Expeditions has now taken home an award at the 2013 TRAVEL + LEISURE SMITTY (Social Media in Travel and Tourism) Awards.