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MV Icebird

Ship Details

Official Ship Name MV Icebird
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©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1993
Catalogue id
Bell, Kevin

Voyage List

List of voyages that used this ship/aircraft. Click on voyage name to display full details.

Voyage Cruise Name Dates Voyage Leader Objectives
1984/85 V2   4-Nov-1984 to 14-Dec-1984   Ian Thomas Marchant    
1984/85 V4   19-Dec-1984 to 13-Jan-1985   A W Jackson    
1984/85 V6   22-Jan-1985 to 19-Feb-1985   Alan Ryan    
1984/85 V8   23-Feb-1985 to 27-Mar-1985   James E Bleasel    
1985/86 pre   19-Sep-1985 to 8-Oct-1985      
1985/86 V2   20-Oct-1985 to 9-Nov-1985   Martin Stephen Betts    
1985/86 V3   12-Nov-1985 to 23-Dec-1985   Graeme J Manning    
1985/86 V6   29-Dec-1985 to 7-Feb-1986   Graeme J Manning    
1985/86 V7   13-Feb-1986 to 26-Feb-1986   Rex Moncur    
1985/86 V9   12-Mar-1986 to 15-Apr-1986   Rex Moncur    
1986/87 V1   15-Oct-1986 to 9-Dec-1986   Richard Michael Mulligan    
1986/87 V4   13-Dec-1986 to 1-Jan-1987   Andrew William Jackson   Casey Resupply  
1986/87 V6   9-Jan-1987 to 19-Feb-1987   Rex Moncur    
1986/87 V8   23-Feb-1987 to 29-Mar-1987   Jack Sayers    
1987/88 V3   15-Oct-1987 to 12-Dec-1987   Rex Moncur    
1987/88 V5   16-Dec-1987 to 24-Jan-1988   Jack Sayers    
1987/88 V7   29-Jan-1988 to 26-Feb-1988   Richard Michael Mulligan    
1987/88 V8   1-Mar-1988 to 20-Mar-1988   Dr Desmond James Lugg    
1988/89 V1.1   21-Oct-1988 to 2-Dec-1988   Martin Stephen Betts   C, D & M Ice-edge  
1988/89 V5   7-Dec-1988 to 27-Dec-1988   Andrew Jackson   Casey Changeover  
1988/89 V6   3-Jan-1989 to 2-Mar-1989   Des Lugg   M & D Resupply  
1988/89 V8   3-Mar-1989 to 7-Apr-1989   David Lyons   Cargo, SAB delivery. Pax RTA  
1989/90 V1   17-Oct-1989 to 11-Dec-1989     Ice edge  
1989/90 V3   12-Jan-1990 to 27-Jan-1990   Phil Gard    
1989/90 V6   3-Mar-1990 to 12-Mar-1990      
1990/91 V3   21-Nov-1990 to 2-Dec-1990   James Shevlin   Resupply/Changeover  
1990/91 V5   22-Dec-1990 to 2-Jan-1991   Rod Ledingham   Changeover, Resupply  
1990/91 V7   11-Feb-1991 to 23-Feb-1991     Mawson/Davis resupply  
1991/92 V3   8-Nov-1991 to 3-Dec-1991   Rob Easther   Place Summer Party/SAB  
1991/92 V5   6-Dec-1991 to 23-Jan-1992   Brian Taylor   Casey/Mi changeover/resupply  
1991/92 V7   29-Jan-1992 to 9-Mar-1992   Graeme Manning   Davis/Mawson resupply, HI  
1992/93 V2   6-Nov-1992 to 14-Nov-1992     Place MI Summer party.  
1992/93 V5   19-Dec-1992 to 8-Jan-1993     Casey Resupply  
1992/93 V6   12-Jan-1993 to 16-Feb-1993     Mawson / Davis Resupply  
1992/93 V8   19-Feb-1993 to 31-Mar-1993   Ian Marchant   Retrieval summer party