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Aerial view enroute to South Pole
South Pole Station air field C-130
EMC at geographic south pole
South Pole Station
South Pole Station storage tunnel
  C-130 cabin enroute Vostok.jpg - A view into the cargo hold of a C-130 enroute to Russia’s Vostok Station, December 12, 1966. The former Soviet Union manned its own Antarctic station. This was during the height of the Cold War and became was a yearly competition for the U.S. to be first to arrive after 10 months of isolation, bringing fresh fruit and vegetables for the Russian crew.  
Vostok Station C-130
Vostok Station
Elmer at Russian  Vostok Station
Elmer with  Russian crew,  Vostok
Plateau Station

A view into the cargo hold of a C-130 enroute to Russia’s Vostok Station, December 12, 1966. The former Soviet Union manned its own Antarctic station. This was during the height of the Cold War and became was a yearly competition for the U.S. to be first to arrive after 10 months of isolation, bringing fresh fruit and vegetables for the Russian crew. Download
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OPERATON DEEPFREEZE, ANTARCTICA 1966-67