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flying the show

Posted on June 8th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

It is the first time I have been at Friedrichshafen. Not so easy as it might look. Too many conditionings factors were involved and being there was for myself, a true achievement. Since my arrival there, April the 21st, I have been treated realRead more


Posted on June 3rd, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

I was really glad to stop my engine there, at Wurzburg. I promised loooong time ago that I would return my friend´s Peter´s visit and finally I was able to comply. But I knew that it was not going to be easy: I needed rest and it is difficultRead more

flying the north sea

Posted on May 26th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

Norway is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The lakes, the mountains and in particular the Northern Lights (find more information at https://www.hotelRead more


Posted on May 22nd, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

It is not easy to write about something that has happened already one month ago, but I think it is better to share that ¨old¨ moment instead to have it lost. When I landed at Svalbard, I was indicated to taxi at the east side of the apron. It waRead more


Posted on May 20th, 2016 by Michel Gordillo

CPE stands for Comité Polar Español, the spanish Polar Committee. As you already know, they are the responsible to provide the clearance to fly over Antartica. That clearance is to be granted by the country of the nationals. I requested the cRead more