1st US spring flight to Antarctica aims to resist virus
The Philippine Star|September 15, 2020
1st US spring flight to Antarctica aims to resist virus
WELLINGTON (AP) — The first US flight into Antarctica following months of winter darkness arrived yesterday afternoon with crew members taking extra precautions to keep out the coronavirus.

The Boeing C-17 Globemaster was the first US flight to arrive on the continent since early May.

Antarctica is the only continent without the virus, and there is a global effort to make sure incoming scientists and workers do not bring it with them.

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September 15, 2020