2 April 2015 - Fairtransport
DATE:01-04 GMT:23.17 POS:35.32 N,44.36 W COG:80 SOG:5.5
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
Ahoy sailing friends,
Today we had a sunny day with a gentle breeze.
In the morning we collected 500 liter oceanwater.
The water being used for a sea surface salinity research project.
For the night we expect smooth sailing.
Tomorrow increasing winds which will be in our favour.
Whole crew is looking forward to arrive in the Acores.
780 miles to go!!!
So here we are, back in Amsterdam, with an empty cargo hold, preparing for the next trip. Six months have passed since we first left Den Helder on that grey November day. I still remember the steady sound of the tugboat, like a frantic clock rushing us. Soon the time would not matter that much, […]
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