IAATO in the News

Following are links to recent media coverage of IAATO or issues pertaining to Antarctic tourism.

Polar tour operators host first Arctic/Antarctic field guide conference. Travelandtourworld.com, September 24 2015

IUMI is lauded for helping frame safer practice for ships at the 'ice edge'. Allaboutshipping.co.uk, September 22 2015

South Georgia received record number of visitors during 2014/15 cruise season. MercoPress, July 4 2015

IAATO/Lloyds Register Polar Code Workshop in London - Facing the Challenge. The Maritime Executive, June 17 2015

IAATO bans recreational use of UAVs in coastal regions of Antarctica, Unmanned Aerial Online, May 11 2015

IAATO Members elect new Chair of Executive Committee, Seatrade Cruise News, May 7 2015

Antarctica, 100 years since Ernest Shackleton by Jonathan Thompson, The Telegraph, January 16, 2015

Should tourists be banned from Antarctica? by Juliet Rix, BBC News Magazine, January 12, 2015.  Supplements the audio programme on BBC Radio 4, From Our Own Correspondent

Enhancing Safe Navigation in Polar Waters, MercoPress, October 7, 2014

How to Check Antarctica Off Your Bucket List, TravelPulse.com, August 21, 2014

IAATO Operations and Communications Assistant, MercoPress, December 11, 2013

Antarctica Survey Data Provided to IHO, Hydro International, June 27, 2013

IAATO focus on collaborative work at the 36th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting, MercoPress, June 6, 2013

Antarctica Saw More Visitors in 2012, Gadling, May 10, 2013

IAATO Announces Five-Year Strategic Plan, Cruise Industry News, May 8, 2013

IAATO Expects Antarctic Tourism to Grow 3% next 2013-14 Season, MercoPress, May 8, 2013

Antarctica concerns grow as tourism numbers rise, The Salt Lake Tribune, March 16, 2013.

Kim Crosbie moves up to IAATO Executive Director, Seatrade Inslder, February 13, 2013.

Dr. Kim Crosbie named Executive Director of Antartic Tour Operators, MercoPress, February 13, 2013.

Cruise line downplays tale of rescue in Antarctica, USA Today, January 22, 2013

Reports of dramatic Antarctica Fram 'rescue' are misleadingSeatrade Insider, January 22, 2013

War of words over Royal Navy's 'rescue' of cruise ship in Antarctica, Mirror.co.uk, January 22, 2013

Editorial: Safety first approach essential for Antarctica, The New Zealand Herald, January 15, 2013