Jay (brian1789) wrote,

Another summer deployment...

And another summer Arctic field season begins again (my 16th)... FedEx just picked up our eight Pelicans and duffels, headed for Ottawa and then on to Resolute and to Devon Island. Testing a new, lighter Mars-prototype drill this year.

I hadn't really expected this season would happen, so was caught a bit behind in packing and gathering my personal gear… dangerpudding did a great job pulling together the equipment and packing our tools and supplies. She and I will be joined by Alex, a new Honeybee Robotics engineer. Our departure is in two weeks (9 August).

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