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MacOps operator Alyssa Hartson handles radio traffic while McMurdo Station communications supervisor Shelly Campbell and operator Sage Asher discuss work schedules. MacOps, MacOps
Features / Operations
Thursday December 18, 2014

McMurdo Communications Operations, better known as MacOps, is the nerve center for radio traffic between the research station and field parties as close as the nearby sea ice and as far as field camps hundreds of miles away.
Diver Rob Robbins, left, prepares to lead Lily Simonson on a dive into McMurdo Sound. Those Were the Days
Features / Back in the Day
Thursday December 11, 2014

The year was 1979. Of the many people who stepped off a plane that year, four of them are still working here 35 years later. For all of them, it was a year they will never forget.

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