Punta Arenas


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a city in southern Chile on the Strait of Magellan

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He was flown to Punta Arenas on the evening of November 13 on a small Chilean twin engine aircraft in a flight which lasted five hours and a half.
They remain in Chilean and Uruguayan military barracks and would be flown to Punta Arenas if the weather improves.
RESCUE: Passengers from the ship being evacuated to Punta Arenas, Chile; GOING DOWN: The stricken ship in the ice before it sank
A Chilean military transport plane ferried the final 77 of the 154 passengers and crew to Punta Arenas.
Punta Arenas is 1,400 miles south of Santiago and a long way from any other track.
Residents in Punta Arenas are now exposed to high levels of UV just by walking down the street
Blind sheep and bug-eyed bunnies -- those were among the horrors described in Newsweek 4 years ago in an article on the effects of Antarctica's ozone hole and a resulting rise in UV exposure in Punta Arenas, the major city in southern Chile.
The bank serves its customers with a 48-branch network from Arica to Punta Arenas, an increase of more than 15 percent this year.
The Bulgarian group flew with a Brazilian military plane from the Chilean Punta Arenas Port to the King George island, from where it arrived on Monday to the Livingston island with the Spanish "Las Palmas" ship.
LanChile does fly from Punta Arenas, in southern Chile, to the Falklands, but the route lacks sufficient capacity to feed the cruise ship industry.
To reach Vinson, the Web site recommends to ``Get a real good job and save about $25,000 to get the ticket from Punta Arenas (South America) to the Antarctic.
Tuck describe their analysis of data collected during 12 flights of the NASA ER-2 aircraft from Punta Arenas, Chile.
Additional flights from October 10, 2005 through March 11, 2006 will depart from Ushuaia, stopping at Punta Arenas and Puerto Montt.
Implementing agency : I MUNICIPALIDAD DE PUNTA ARENAS,
The Bulgarian mission has been blocked in the Chilean port city Punta Arenas due to a strike against expected 17% hike of natural gas prices in the