7 augustus 2016 - Fairtransport
DATE:05-08 GMT:22.40 POS:17.59 N,69.25 W COG:140 SOG:7
Tres Hombres is underway again.
Cargo hold is loaded and we departed from Replublica Dominicana.
We are sailing full and by and going east.
Through the Mona Passage, out of the Caribbean Sea back to the Atlantic.
We just started the most interesting part of our voyage.
Acores here we come.
Captain Lammert and crew
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND DIR & SPD:NNW
Wonderful progress towards west yesterday. The front is passing now with rain and the wind died. We brailed up the main and braced square. It is the trimming for waiting for any kind of wind. The ship is heading north but drifts east. We can only try to drift slower what we don’t want now […]
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The departure maneuver in Copenhagen was super cool and smooth! It is great to move a big sailing ship like this in a harbor under sails. Nowadays being under sails inside a port is forbidden. I allowed us to do it because it’s possible and it’s very important to understand your ship under all circumstances, […]