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China's Icebreaker Xuelong 2 crosses the Equator [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2019-10-25 15:10:45 |Display all floors

Inauguration of Xuelong 2 (Source: Daily mail)

Inauguration of Xuelong 2 (Source: Daily mail)



China's first domestically made Polar icebreaker Xuelong 2 crosses the equator and enters the Southern hemisphere. According to media reports, Xuelong 2 is part of the 36th expedition of China to the Antartic region. The expedition started on 15th October 2019 and is expected to return from the voyage by March 2020.

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Post time 2019-10-25 21:34:52 |Display all floors

Another great achievement for China in Earth science!

Go steady and slowly to gain knowledge!






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Post time 2019-10-26 15:57:19 |Display all floors
GhostBuster Post time: 2019-10-25 21:34
Another great achievement for China in Earth science!

Go steady and slowly to gain knowledge!

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Post time 2019-10-28 14:23:17 |Display all floors
GhostBuster Post time: 2019-10-25 21:34
Another great achievement for China in Earth science!

Go steady and slowly to gain knowledge!

Slow and steady wins the race.

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Post time 2019-11-5 17:07:40 |Display all floors
China's Icebreaker Xuelong 2 arrives at Hobart Port Australia
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According to the  State Council of the People's Republic of China, China's Polar Icebreaker Xuelong 2 or Snow Dragon 2, berths in the port of Hobart, Australia, Nov 4, 2019. After a 20-day voyage, the Chinese icebreaker on China's 36th Antarctic research expedition docked in Australia's port of Hobart on Nov 4. This is the first time that it has berthed in a foreign port since its maiden voyage started

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Post time 2019-11-11 22:08:59 |Display all floors
China's Icebreaker was built in 2018 and is currently sailing under the flag of China. Current destination of XUE LONG 2 is ANTARCTIC and the estimated time of arrival (ETA) is Nov 18, 18:00.

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