British Antarctic Survey Dash 7

The British Antarctic Surveyhas been awarded the International Standard for Business AircraftOperations (IS-BAO) registration, after a rigorous assessment by theInternational Business AviationCouncil. BAS says the accreditation was given in recognition of itssafe working practices and procedures in the Antarctic’s extremeenvironment.

The organisation’s four de Havilland Twin Otters (DHC6-300 series) and the de Havilland Dash 7 (DHC7-110) are used in both logistical support and as science platforms. The Dash 7 is pictured below.  Read more…

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(Photo: British Antarctic Survey)


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