Quark Expeditions, Toronto has signed a charter contract for the Sea Spirit to operate in Antarctica for the 2011/2012 winter season.

In their News Release, Quark’s President, Hans Lagerweij stated “We don’t think polar travel has to mean minimum comfort to ensure maximum adventure. With the addition of the Sea Spirit, we now provide outstanding comfort while continuing to deliver the Quark brand of polar adventure. Sea Spirit is the future of polar travel and we are leading the evolution.”

To showcase the addition of the Sea Spirit to their expedition fleet, Quark is introducing a new 9-day itinerary, November 6-14, 2011. The polar company has the vessel on charter for a very successful 2010/2011 Antarctic season.