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Danish Polar Center
Strandgade 100 H
DK-1401 Copenhagen K

+45 3288 0113
+45 3288 0101


Station Nord


Station Nord is a military station operated by the Danish Defense Command.

Located at 81°43N and 17°50W, Station Nord is the gateway to North Greenland. Logistics at and access to Station Nord is provided through prior arrangements with DPC.

Due to the fact that all transportation to Station Nord is done by aircraft, costs of accommodations, fuel, etc. are high.

Accommodations for up to 20 scientists is available during the summer months.


Station Nord has a 1800 m gravel runway, operational all year round.

Large transport aircraft, such as C-130 Hercules, can be handled.

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Updated August 14, 2002