Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Who's Who - Polar Acronyms

Victory in Arctic and Antarctic Research
«VICAAR» specializes in services for adventurous people who are intrigued by the mysteries of the Polar regions and want more then just a quick visit. We arrange logistical support services for expeditions, scientific missions, film crews and engineering projects in the Polar regions. We provide all kinds of transportation support, cache positioning, personnel logistics and resupply. Since 1991 we organized several large expeditions: Four filming expeditions to Franz Josef Land (Arctis Nordost Project) for the Austrian Company ORF; Transsibering — Longines ethnographic Expedition which crossed the Arctic Siberia with snow-cats (caterpillars) from Ob' river to Chukhotka; Italian archeological expedition to Franz Josef Land; several Texas A&M University and Conoco, (USA)scientific research ecological expeditions in the Arctic seas, International Arctic Project, Complex archeological expedition to New Siberian Isalnds together with US Company «Rock Foundation» and many others.

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Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
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