The "Frontier Spirit" is a specially built Expedition tourist vessel launched in 1990 and operated by Frontier Cruises. She is Bahamas Flagged.
In February 1993 she commenced a "Voyages of a Lifetime" trip from New Zealand to the Ross Dependency.
FRONTIER 1 Specially printed postcard postmarked Christchurch 4 Feb 1993. US$5
Note: Apart from the Christchurch datestamp the other markings are all printed rather than hand applied. this and the other 2 cards listed here were hand carried by a stamp collecting tourist on the vessel who had the cards postmarked before departure of the vessel.
FRONTIER 2 Specially printed postcard postmarked Christchurch 5 February 1993. US$5
The above postcard and the following one have the vessel's rubber stamp cachet as shown at right applied on the reverse of the card.
FRONTIER 3 Specially printed postcard postmarked Christchurch 5 February 1993. US$5
An artists impression of the "Frontier Spirit" in Antarctic waters.
Return to Front page of Ship Covers
Return to Front page of Antarctic Covers
Return to Home Page of Shades Stamp Shop Ltd