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Friday, October 11, 2013

Brazil to start work on new Antarctic base next year

Brazil to start work on new Antarctic base next year
Rio De Janeiro (AFP) Oct 10, 2013 - Brazil said Thursday it will start work early next year on a new Antarctic base to replace the one gutted by a 2012 fire. The new station would be modern, newer and built with more resistant material, Navy Admiral Julio Soares de Moura told reporters as he unveiled the $54 million project. Two military personnel died when a blaze ripped through the Comandante Ferraz base in Admiralty Bay ... morehttp://www.terradaily.com/reports/Brazil_to_start_work_on_new_Antarctic_base_next_year_999.html
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