After 65 days sailing, Jean Gabriel Chelala (48°Nord Expedition) has covered 2.700 nautical miles on board his cyclomer. “I’m both happy and at ease knowing that more than half of my trip across the Atlantic has been completed. I’m trying to forget about the finish, and not count each mile.... Danger is near: current weather and unusuallly hot sea water predict tropical storms and the cyclone season… I will have to becareful, as I may confront strong conditions…” More info:... [Lire la suite]
LONE RANGER was originally built in Germany in 1973. This 255 foot salvage tug was converted in 1994 into an expedition yacht. The crew will be using MaxSea Explorer in Greenland this summer… More info: http://www.yachtmati.com/lone-ranger/index.htm
MaxSea’s staff introduced in Paris the new features of Time Zero to sailors who will take part to the next Iles du Soleil Rally. The start is scheduled fot October in Madeira, and after a stop in Dakar, they will cross the Atlantic to Brazil. MaxSea, with AIS and Routing modules will be a precious tool for them.