August 30, 2012
June 1, 2012
Lockheed Martin is the prime contractor supporting the U.S. Antarctic Program with several teammates. Together the support contract is known as the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC).
|Antarctic Support Contract (ASC)
||ASC Program Management, Science Planning
||Cargo, Port Hueneme Operations, Punta Arenas Operations
||Housing, Food and Beverage, Recreation, Retail, Post Office
||IT and Communications
||Infrastructure and Operations, Transportation and Logistics
|PAE New Zealand
|University of Texas Medical Branch
||Medical, Dental, Psych PQs; Telemedicine
Denver remains the headquarters; phone numbers and emails remain the same for the most part.
The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) has assumed all medical responsibilities, including Physical Qualifications (PQ). PQ questions can be directed to email@example.com or (855) 300-9704.
As of this writing, QANTAS no longer services the Los Angeles - Auckland route. Be prepared to fly through Australia.
- DAMCO is the new agent in Punta Arenas, replacing AGUNSA.
- The Chilean entrance fee is increased from $140.00 to $160.00 U.S. currency.
All tickets will be booked by ASC Travel.