FMHT Announces Endurance22 Antarctic Expedition

he Trust is pleased to announce that it is to organize and fund a new search for Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance, the ship that disappeared under the ice in the Weddell Sea in November 1915. It intends to submit to the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office an application for a permit to conduct a mission to the Antarctic in…

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Protector Honors Pioneering Polar Explorer

Sailors from HMS Protector paid tribute to legendary Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton – a century after he died pushing the boundaries of polar research. Crew of the icebreaker held a memorial service at his graveside on the island of South Georgia – the latest stop for the survey ship as she heads to the frozen continent for a summer of…

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