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Arthur Chilingarov will take part in the press-conference of MVK, dedicated to the results of mobile polar museum opening at the North Pole

70 years ago four planes landed on a block of ice, a number of people came out, landed their outfit and flew away. That land had never seen anything similar before. Four brave people broke the polar silence.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

The most real

This place is located too far from Moscow and it is difficult to visit it from time to time. One can not think about spending time at this ice spot, as it is too cold there; the temperature is below zero centigrade. By the way, one could not believe that there would be such an opportunity to get to the very top of the globe.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

MVK expedition has fulfilled its tasks and now it is coming back

The plane with MVK expedition departed from Barneo station to Longierbyuen (Spitsbergin, Norway) at 3.30 pm Moscow time. Time for landing in Longierbyuen is 6 pm.

Monday, April 23, 2007

MVK expedition flew to the North Pole

Today on April 23 MVK expedition flew to the North Pole. The aim of the flight – to open at “Zero” spot the first in the world exhibition at the North Pole, dedicated to landing on a block of ice of the first polar expedition under the guidance of Ivan Papanin and legendary flights over the North Pole made by Valery Chkalov’s and Mikhail Gromov’s teams. The expedition consists of 25 people.

Monday, April 23, 2007

On April 23, 2007, 5.45 pm, the plane with MVK expedition has landed at Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen, Norway)

On April 23, 2007, 5.45 pm, the plane with MVK expedition has landed at Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen, Norway), - reported Alexey Shaburov, the author of the project “North Pole – new opportunities in life and business”. The team is on the way to Barneo on board the transport plane AN-74.

Monday, April 23, 2007

Joint Stock Company “International Exhibition Company – MVK” became a member of “Association of polar explorers”

Joint Stock Company “International Exhibiton Company – MVK” became a member of “Association of polar explorers”. The certification signed by A.N. Chilingarov, President of the Association, was solemnly presented by Yuri Senatorov, Vice-President of “Association of polar explorers”.

Saturday, April 21, 2007

New friends of MVK project “Museum “Role of HISTORY in life and business”

In June 2007 MVK patriotic museum will start working in the State Duma. Members of the Duma will have chance to get acquainted with photos, archive documents and personal things of the members of the Papanin polar expedition, said the author of the project Alexey Shaburov at the presentation. At present, talks on holding of the exhibition are being conducted with representatives of the State Duma.

Friday, April 20, 2007

But thet is Spitsbergen. Impressins.

Moscow – Frankfurt-am-Main – Oslo – Tromso - Oslo – Frankfurt-am-Main - Moscow  Behind the mountain there is another mountain. There are only mountains all around. In front, on the left, on the right… Too many mountains.

Friday, April 20, 2007

Feedback from I.D. Papanin native land

As it is known, Ivan Papanin was born in a lovely city of Sevastopol. There he spent his childhood and youth, learned bases of the science and started to make first steps in his carrier. Of course, Ivan Papanin is an honorary citizen of Sevastopol.

Thursday, April 19, 2007

MVK North Pole

On April 17 there was held the presentation of MVK new conceptual project Museum “Role of HISTORY in life and business”. The event was aimed at covering tasks and purposes of the project. The presentation was attended by members of Association of polar explorers, participants of the forthcoming expedition, representatives of the largest furniture companies and employees of MVK.

Wednesday, April 18, 2007