InterOil Corporation has started drilling the Antelope-5 appraisal well in Petroleum Retention License 15 in the Gulf Province of Papua New Guinea.
Antelope-5 is about 1.8 kilometers from Antelope-3 and will appraise the western extent of the Elk-Antelope field.
Recently InterOil made a discovery at the Bobcat-1 exploration well in PPL476 .
The Elk-Antelope field is one of the largest gas discoveries in the Asia-Pacific in the past 20 years.
LNG World News Staff; Image: InterOil