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Posted on February 13th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Survival is the key of the flight. The more it is prepared, more chances are to survive, and more chances are not to use the survival gear (...I hope). Finally yesterday I have received all the survival gear. It includes a lot of things and I hopeRead more


Posted on February 10th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Those days are really a nightmare ! So many things are happening that I have almost no time spare. It is like devils getting up and rounding Skypolaris all the time. Clearances for South America are to be fighted. I have never had so many prRead more

papers and papers

Posted on February 6th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Overflight permits are not always easy. When someone compares countries, we can go from very easy or really being quite concerned. Brasil permit has required a lot of documents to be sent. Even finally, the Spanish Civil Aviation has sent an emRead more

Not easy

Posted on February 1st, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

The departure day is approaching but when someone depends from others, not always the goals can be reached. The truth is that the scientific equipment has not arrived yet, even if I was granted to have received it already.  So, right know, it wilRead more

Closing the departure

Posted on January 27th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

_MG_3188   As usual for these flights, almost everything is ready andRead more