GTS. Celebrity Infinity,
has taken part in many trips from the southern tip of South America
to Antarctica in different flag ships, sailing from the South Shetland
area to the Gerlache Strait, and from the Weddell Sea to Bismarck Strait,
Margarita Bay and Bellingshausen Sea.
Our Pilots has performed approaches and maneuverings at several Antarctic
berths and terminals, hydrographic surveys and supply of lighthouses.
Also destranding of ships and rescue of scientists during volcanic eruptions,
salvage of shipwrecked crews, support of stations and bases under construction
and transportation of different scientific expeditions to Antarctica.
(Chilean Antarctic Institute) on board AP PILOTO PARDO.Coordination
of scientific and base construction activities.
for navigation and planning of scientific and tourism expeditions.
Pilot for Caldera, Calderilla, Huasco and Chañaral
in the North of Chile. Ships 120,000 DWT and above 220 meters
from Martime Authority. Its official approval after attending
the Cours on AntarcticOperations ( CIMAR,
Ice breaker"Almirante Viel"
experience on board and ashore have allowed him to accumulate
over the years a variety of data on the Frozen Continent which
he testify on his book "ANTARCTICA,
This book -in English and Spanish- will be extremely usefull
for those navigating those straits and channels seeking scientific
information on other data for tourist and adventure purposes.
Likewise, Captains and Pilots will become familiar with the
most appropiate navigation routes, ports of anchorage in the
Antarctic Peninsula and in this Continent from Bellinghausen
Sea to Ross Sea, from Davis to Wedell Sea.