|Title||Access hole drilling through the Ross Ice Shelf|
|Author(s)||James Browning , David Somerville|
Antarctic Journal of the United States
Two access holes were drilled by flame-jet through the 1,380-foot ice thickness of the Ross Ice Shelf. The first hole was completed on 2 December 1977 after an approximately 9-hour run. The second hole was made about 10 days later using the same equipment and drilling procedures.
|Categories||Other, Thermal Drilling|
|Citation||James Browning , David Somerville ( 1978 ) Access hole drilling through the Ross Ice Shelf. Antarctic Journal of the United States , 13 , 4 , 55 .|