Welcome to all Old Antarctic Explorers
OAE's and Old
Old Antarctic Explorer - OAE. Someone who's been around in Antarctica for a while, several summers, or at least a Winter, the more the better. Wintering at the south polar station confers automatic OAE status. - American
Some purists maintain that it should only apply to those who have wintered on such an Antarctic base - no distinction is drawn here and all are welcome.
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Antarctic pictures from OAE's
Ellsworth 1957 - William (Bill) Sumrall
- Larry Johnson
McMurdo 1963 - Ken Osicki
McMurdo 1970-71 - Dudley Vaughan
McMurdo 1972-74 - Ralph Lewis
McMurdo 1976-77 - Roly Hermans
McMurdo 1980-81 - Charlie Johnson
McMurdo 2007-2009 - Alan Light