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Posted on August 6th, 2015 by Michel Gordillo

Casey is the first field I would land at Antarctica. There, I would refuel the plane to fly over the south Pole and then direct to Marambio. That Casey landing will provide me a lot of reserve fuel, would the winds shift the wrong way. Anyhow, Read more

More on skis

Posted on August 6th, 2015 by Michel Gordillo

You can see how beautiful is the RV8 on skis. The RVs are  really a workhorse, for everything. Thanks to the photos of Jean Pierre Boni, we can have a nice view on them Thank you Jean Pierre!

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Posted on July 30th, 2015 by Michel Gordillo

At Mogadouro I was asked about skis for the antarctic flight. Then came across my mind an interesting idea: the skis can be used, not only to land or take off, but also for taxiing. Would I have an emergency landing and get damage that would preveRead more


Posted on July 27th, 2015 by Michel Gordillo

Mogadouro es a nice airfield, located northeast of Portugal, where Redburros annual meeting is held. Everybody can feel there the pure flavour of aviation, the traditional and lovely one. The organisation was perfect and kindness was all the tiRead more

Real Aeroclub de España

Posted on July 23rd, 2015 by Michel Gordillo

We are happy to know that the Spanish National Aeroclub (RACE)  is sponsoring and supporting Skypolaris. Since they knew about the project, they were really interested and confident. The President of RACE, Mr. Jose Luis Olías is  found of avRead more