28 septembre 2015 - Fairtransport
Nordlys and crew are sailing well,
We are now just South of Brighton on our way to Brixham.
Everybody is very excited, finally sailing the ship we worked on so long.
Nordlys is sailing fast and we learn to ride her,
like taming a wild horse.
Pos. 50. 46 N 000 08 W
Speed 9 knots
Best greetings from the crew.
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