In the frame of ARICE’s Ships and Platforms of Opportunity Programme and in cooperation with the company PONANT, we have opened a new call for ship time proposals to access the Polar Expedition Ship “Le Commandant Charcot” in the Arctic Ocean in 2023 and beyond.

Proposals are welcome to carry out research activities within any field of polar science, including marine-based and terrestrial sciences (i.e. including geology and biology in Greenland, Svalbard or the Canadian Peninsula), and social sciences.

Call deadline: 15th of June 2022 12:CET.

“Le Commandant Charcot” is a polar expedition ship state-of-the-art icebreaker (PC2 Class) owned and operated by the company PONANT (France). The vessel is equipped with scientific laboratories and facilities and offers to host up to four scientists to participate in their regular cruises to perform scientific projects.

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