click here for info John made it to McMurdo Station yesterday and met up with the rest of the team. Here are a few photos from his journey starting in Christchurch, New Zealand, and, 5 hours later, ending at McMurdo Station in Antarctica.
The day started with a 5am check in at the International Antarctic Center Passenger Terminal in Christchurch
Check-in queue at the Antarctic Passenger Terminal. There were passengers from the US program
(red jacket with silver patch), New Zealand (orange jackets) and Italy (red and black jacket) on the flight
Our ride south – A C-17 “McChord” from Seattle at Christchurch Airport