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    Mindelo (Cabo Verde), our Leg2 stop.

    The weather forecast south of the Canary Islands is quite stable, with trade winds blowing from NNW to NE all year round. Only when the Azores anticyclone moves north do the tropical lows coming from ...

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    Lanzarote, our Leg1 stop.

    Normally when planning a stage departure from a port or anchorage we proceed very methodically. 1. The synoptic chart of the current day and the evolution for the following 3 days are studied, checki ...

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    Orcas in GBZ strait

    In planning the navigation towards the West of the Strait of Gibikterra there are not only counter currents to consider, respect for the cargo traffic corridors and the wind which does what it wants h ...

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    Strait of GBZ

    After an in-depth study of the current tables of the French SHOM and the evolution of the weather forecast, we decide to leave early at 08:00 February the 10th with the current still unfavorable in or ...

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    The time to leave has come...

    The long duration of preparatory work has seen a change in the geopolitical situation of the Red Sea. The dangers are not just piracy, navigation technique and dangerous anchoring among coral reefs. Y ...