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Stormy Equator

Posted on December 9th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

It was still twilight, and so far everything was fine. Early get up, at 03 am, for a take off at 05 am local. The day before, I flew from Severino Lopez airfield, where we were (my RV and myself) hosted, into Sao Gonçalo, the internacional Natal Read more

Rounding the Earth

Posted on December 6th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Brasilia is the capital of Brasil. And Brazil´s name comes from a tree (Caesalpinea Echinata Lam), that produces a very red ember. I saw that tree at ¨Hacienda Piqué¨ where the airfield is located. Also I saw a tree called Jabuticaba, that proRead more

Sorting the clouds

Posted on November 30th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Not always plans are to be converted in actual situations. Many things condition them, specially when we talk about flights. Flight into Sao Paulo was because of the scientific study of Skypolaris. Even if we are studying black carboRead more


Posted on November 28th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

It is the first time I name a blog with a country name. And I feel proud of it. It is not just a title, it is a feeling. A feeling deep Read more

Plus Ultra

Posted on November 26th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Spanish record long range flights were very important in the nineteen twenties and thirties. Destinations were selected to spanish related  countries, because Spain, always had a special feeling and love for those countries, as Philippines, Cuba, ArRead more