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Video – Tasmamian TV News Story

Posted on November 25th, 2016 by skypolarisadmin

Michel forwarded this great TV news story from Hobart, Tasmania. Hobart was Michel's departing point just before landing at MZ Base, Antarctica. [embed][/embed] Meanwhile, Michel has told us that Tomorrow, 11/25/2Read more

Iguazu Falls, Argentina

Posted on November 24th, 2016 by skypolarisadmin

At 1309 UTC the Sky Polaris RV-8 lifted off from the General Rodriguez, Argentina airport near Buenos Aries and has flown over 4.5 hours en route to the Iguazu Falls airport located near the Iguazu River and the Brazilian border. The Iguazu FallsRead more

Video of Comodoro Takeoff

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 by skypolarisadmin

While Captain Gordillo is at the EAA airport near Buenos Aires, Argentina, he had time to send us this video of his departure from Comodoro Rivadavia. Thanks to Tinti for editing and supplying this video. Note the incredible skills of the pilot anRead more

Enroute to Buenos Aries

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 by skypolarisadmin

Captain Michel Gordillo is again on the move. He departed Comodoro, Argentina at 1315 UTC and is now well on his way to his destination - Buenos Aries. This leg will bring Michel about 1500 kilometers closer to his home base in Madrid, Spain. AfteRead more

Video of Ushuaia Takeoff

Posted on November 20th, 2016 by skypolarisadmin

Captain Gordillo landed safely at Comodoro, Argentina at 1659 UTC. He reported that the weather was good the entire route. Carlos Lavado hosted Michel during his stay at Ushuaia and provided this video of the RV-8 departure. Note the rocking wingsRead more