McMurdo-based aircraft (Helicopters, Twin Otter, Basler and LC-130 fixed-wing aircraft) will continue to
support USAP researchers and program logistical functions.
|Petroleum Helicopters, Inc. (PHI)|
Petroleum Helicopters, Inc. (PHI) will provide helicopter support with four helicopters (two AS-350-B2 "A-Stars" and
two Bell 212s) based out of McMurdo Station. They will support research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Royal Society
Range and on Ross Island.
|New York Air National Guard (ANG)|
The New York Air National Guard will provide re-supply and research support to South Pole Station. They will support
research activities at deep field locations including Siple Dome, WAIS Divide, AGO 1 and AGAP South.
|Kenn Borek Air|
Twin Otter and Basler aircraft, operated by Kenn Borek Air, will be used by a number of projects throughout the USAP
area of operations.