February 14, 2017 the over-snow expedition of “The Legend of the Arctic” – RT9K/9 – on the islands of the Kara Sea begins. The expedition will take place under flags of Russian Robinson Club and the Russian Geographical Society, devoted to the 120th anniversary of the Arctic expedition of Fridtjof Nansen on the vessel “Fram” in 1893-1896.
Activation of islands:
Gelland-Gansena (AS-054) – estimated date 1-5 of March,
Tyrtov in Nordenshelda Archipelago (AS-121) – estimated date 6-9 of March,
Nansen (AS-104) – estimated date 10-14 of March,
Scott-Gansen (AS-068) – estimated date 16-20 of March.