The intention of this website is to highlight the tasks performed by the staff of the ICEBREAKER A.R.A. "Almirante Irizar". It is an educational website, designed to raise awareness about the action of Argentina in Antarctica, and is unofficial because the opinions expressed herein do not reflect in any way the official position of the institutions that embody such action. It is a modest contribution to the spirit of sacrifice of its members.

For inquiries and suggestions for the unofficial website ICEBREAKER A.R.A. "Almirante Irizar" the email address is and if you have testimonials or pictures of their participation during the Falklands Ops please contact






In Case that you want official information about these topics we would like you to visit the website of the National Antarctic Direction- Argentinian Antarctic Institute at or the Argentine Navy at