Rothera Research Station

Airport
ICAO code: 
EGAR
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Rothera Point, British Antarctic Territory, Antarctica
Serving: 
Rothera
Elevation: 
33 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
67° 34' 0" S, 68° 7' 60" W
Airport CFIT: 
Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
Airport WX: 
Fog
Metar

Description

Rothera research station is a British Antarctic Survey (BAS) base on the Antarctic Peninsula, located at Rothera Point, Adelaide Island. Rothera also serves as the capital of the British Overseas Territory, the British Antarctic Territory.

Climatology

Ice Cap climate (Köppen climate classification EF) - average temperature below 0°C all year round.

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