New Antarctic Chilean Base

"Glaciar Unión" is the new Antarctic base, and is located at 3016 km at the south of Punta Arenas (an austral city in Chile) and only at 1129 km from the south pole. Is the 3rd most austral research base in the world, and is the 6th Chilean Antarctic base.

The base has as purpose improve the Chilean research in this continent and reaffirm the sovereign demands.