This week AECO welcomes PolarNews as a new Affiliate member of our association. PolarNews is a Swiss based company which offers a communication and information platform for Polar Regions. This platform concists of a half-yearly publication in German, which is published in approx. 75.000 copies in Germany and Switzerland. The publication is also available on the internet, see: www.polarnews.ch
Besides the news-platform PolarNews offers guided trips and voyages to both the Arctic and Antarctica. In this regard PolarNews has been working with AECO members for many years. PolarNews currently works with Oceanwide Expeditions and Quark Expeditions. PolarNews group sizes varies from 15-100 guests (full charters), but usually consists of 20-50 guests plus an appropriate number of PolarNews guides.