Travel and logisticsHome Antarctic operations Travel & logistics Shipping & flight schedules View shipping schedules, flight schedules and voyage sitreps. Cargo (freight) Learn about transporting goods to and from Antarctica and Macquarie Island. Aviation The Antarctic aviation system consists of a regular intercontinental air service from Australia to Wilkins Aerodrome near… Ships What you need to know about the logistics of travelling to Antarctica by ship. Small watercraft We use a range of watercraft for cargo operations, personnel transfer and search and rescue. Ground transport The stations have a range of vehicles and machinery available for use during resupply operations, for building and maintenance… Navigation Learn about navigation by GPS and radar. Fuel management Diesel fuel is used to make water, generate power for light and heating, run vehicles, aircraft and camp stoves. Although… This content was last updated 9 months ago on 14 July 2020.