40 ISEA (Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica) sailed off from Mormugao Port with 43 Indian members on board.
Vessel, M/V Vasiliy Golovnin is scheduled to travel about 25,000 km through Arabian Sea, Indian and Southern Oceans until mid of April 2021.
Thanks and credit to: Ministry of Earth Sciences Government of India
Pic aside show the Team of 40th Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica in a group photo at Mormugao Port in Goa. Expedition Vessel, M/V Vasiliy Golovnin in the background
Whatch two short Videos at: https://www.facebook.com/100012140287322/videos/pcb.1173631973051468/1173641353050530/ and
Too bad there’s no Ham operator on board, nor at Maitri or Bharati Stations this year… it’s a shame