Planned Route

KEEP TRACK OF THE SKY POLARIS FLIGHT – Planned Routing

This map shows the planned route that Michel will be taking.  Michel has already completed 1/2 of the route – over the North Pole. The following route is the second phase of the project – over the South Pole. The stops and dates are planned and subject to change according to weather, fuel, and many other factors.

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Leg

Date

Destination

Distance (Miles)

10/1/2016

Madrid, Spain (LECU)

1

10/1/2016

Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain (LESL)

427

2

10/2/2016

Malta, Mediterranean (LMML)

623

3

10/4/2016

Marsa Matrouh, Egypt, Africa (HEMM)

798

4

10/6/2016

Khartoum, Sudan, Africa (HSSS)

1134

5

10/9/2016

Malindi, Kenya, Africa (HKMO)

1432

6

10/11/2016

Seychelles Islands (FSIA)

1099

7

10/14/2016

Maldives islands (Gan) (VRMG)

1248

8

10/18/2016

Cocos (Keeling Islands), Australia (YPCC)

1806

9

10/21/2016

Port Hedland, Australia (YPPD)

1551

10

10/24/2016

Ayers Rock, Australia (YAYE)

854

11

10/25/2016

Mildura, Australia (YMIA)

912

12

10/27/2016

Hobart Cambridge, Tasmania (YCBG)

661

13

14

 11/1/2016

Mario Zucchelli, Antarctica (NZPG)

 2266

15

 11/9/2016

South Pole, Antarctica (NZSP)

 —

16

 11/9/2016

Marambio Base, Antarctica (SAWB)

 —

17

 11/11/2016

Ushuaia, Argentina (SAWH)

766

18

 11/19/2016

Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina (SAVC)

627

19

 11/22/2016 Buenos Aires, Argentina (SAEZ) 774

20

 11/24/2016  Iguazu Falls, Argentina (SARI)  583

21

 11/26/2016

Curitiba, Brazil (SBCT)

850

22

 11/27/2016

Sao Paolo, Brazil (SDFW)

206

23

 CANCELED

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (SBGL)

225

24

 11/30/2016

Brasilia, Brazil (SBBR)

566

25

 12/3/2016

Natal, Brazil (SBSG)

1100

26

 12/7/2016

Praia, Cabo Verde (GVNP)

1685

27

 12/10/2016

Lanzarote (Canary Islands) (GCRR)

1140

28

 12/12/2016

Malaga (Axarquias), Spain (LEMG)

876

29

 12/15/2016

Madrid, Spain (LECU)

258

 

This is the already completed schedule for the Phase 1:

29-02 Natal-Belem
04-03 Belem-stopover half way to Manaus
05-03 Santarem, Brazil
06-03 Stopover-Manaus
09-03 Manaus-Boavista
11-03 Boavista-Medellin (Colombia)
17-03 Medellin-Guatemala
23-03 Guatemala-Tapachula (Mexico) (press conference)

23-03 Tapachula – Huatulco, (Mexico)
24-03 Huatulco – Toluca, (Mexico)
03-04 Mexico DF-San Antonio (Texas)
05-04 San Antonio-Lakeland (Florida) – Attending the Sun-n-Fun International Fly-in and Exposition 
10-04 Lakeland- Oshkosh (Wisconsin)
11-04 Oshkosh-Rankin (Canada)
12-04 Rankin-Resolute (Canada)
14-04 Resolute-North Pole- Longyearbyen (Svalvard)
17-04 Longyearbyen- Aalesund (Norway)
19-04 Aalesund-Wurzburg (Germany)
20-04 Wurzburg-Friedrichshafen (Germany)
24-04 Friedrichshafen-Madrid