19 October 2014 - Fairtransport
We made it in 2 days from Norway to the Scottish coast some thirty miles North of Aberdeen. We are going to ´heave to´ for some hours waiting for the Westerly wind to come that can take us South again. There is more wind coming in some days. We check the weather report hourly.
Captain Arjen van der Veen
DATE:19102014 GMT:0715 POS:57 41 N, 001 52 W COG:274 SOG:6.2
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