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|April 18, 2014|
Chile Waives Reciprocity Fee for Travelers
Due to a bilateral agreement between the U.S. and Chile, United States Antarctic Program (USAP) participants who enter Chile via Santiago will no longer have to pay the $160 Chilean Reciprocity Fee.
|August 15, 2013|
USAP Dental X-Ray Requirements Changed
The requirement for USAP participants to repeat the panoramic or full mouth series dental x-ray at five-year intervals prior to deploying to Antarctica has been eliminated.