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Halley Station
Argentine Claim 25°W-74°W / British Claim: 20°W-80°W / Chilean Claim 53°W-90°W
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The Halley station is afloat on the Brunt Ice Shelf on the mainland of Antarctica. The first station was established for the International Geophysical Year (IGY) in 1957-58 and named after the astronomer Edmond Halley.

 

BAT 1969, Base Z Halley Bay.
The stamp was issued in the series "bases and postmarks"

 

BAT 2013, Halley V Research Station.
The stamp was issued in the series "Antarctic Science".

Phil Heath launches a radiosonde balloon at Halley research station, This is a small package of instuments that reads temperature, pressure and humidity up to a height of 20km. Main accommodation building (Laws building) in the background.
Season: 1997/1998, Photographer: Chris Gilbert.

 

Halley VI Research Station stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued 2013 value 75pHalley VI Research Station stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued 2013 value 85p
Halley VI Research Station stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued 2013 value 95pHalley VI Research Station stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued 2013 value 1.20

BAT 2013, Halley VI Research Station.
Halley VI Station was officially opened on 5 February 2013.

 

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