site.btaDay 50: Cargo Unloading from Sv. Sv. Kiril i Metodii Continues at Full Spate
Busy loading and unloading activity continued throughout Tuesday, February 14 - from the ship with the boats, via crane-loader to the warehouses, to the base on Livingston Island. Fuel, food, beds, mattresses and others were conveyed to the shore.
On Wednesday, the Bulgarian naval research ship Sv. Sv. Kiril i Metodii (RSV 421) will unload the cargo intended for the Spanish base on Deception Island, which was loaded at Cartagena. In the evening, the ship will take the journalists to King George Island, from where they will return to Bulgaria via Chile.
Earlier on Tuesday, researchers and reporters disembarked RSV 421 and set foot on the Antarctic island of Livingston, which is home to the Bulgarian Antarctic base. The first group from the RSV 421 passengers - logistical workers, reached the island earlier the same day
BTA's Daily News editor Konstantin Karagyozov is the only member of the media who is travelling on board the ship to Livingston Island and back, who will cover the Bulgarian expedition on site throughout the stay in Antarctica.
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