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Light 2007-2009 - Antarcticans Database Project more
These two storey buildings, where balloons are prepared and partially inflated before launching for the long duration balloon project, are on skis so that they can be moved as necessary. They are seen here at the beginning of the season, and the launch platforms (also on skis) have not been put in place.
Photo; © Alan Light - This Picture is in the public domain
Tags: Ross Ice Shelf, LDB, long duration balloon, site, hangar, hangars, balloon hangar, launch site, buildings on skis, building on skis,