Today we took a rest day in Bucharest – capital of Romania. Time to see a bit of the city and plan for the next steps of this journey. Beautiful old city with good bread and good coffee – I think that says a lot about a place. A Palm Sunday parade. We have been … More A break in Romania
Leaving Angelholm, Sweden first thing in the morning. The fields of Sweden. Soon after we departed – we flew into cloud – a massive sea of cloud – I was thinking that we may not see much of Europe today – so when we passed pockets of clear I was able to get some shots … More The fields of Eastern Europe
A cloudy rainy windy departure from Reykjavik. We’ve been to Iceland a number of times over the years for our ferry flights. Most ferry pilots will have actually stopped here during their route over the Atlantic. At Reykjavik – the people at the FBO are more than helpful and are used to small planes coming … More Getting up and above clouds
An unexpected stop – Kulusuk. However – beautiful place to spend the night – and I am grateful that we did. As we found out more – upon landing – planes had been delayed coming in because of weather. Our drive to the airport this morning took a little longer than we thought – the … More Icebergs, dogsleds and snowmobiles – Kulusuk, Greenland
The picture above is having help pushing the plane out of the hangar for our morning departure out of Iqaluit. Kewatin kindly let us park N113MF inside over night – and so we had a warm plane to climb into in the morning as it had gone to minus 24 over night. The landscape over … More North Atlantic Crossing
Had a wonderful flight today from Winnipeg to Iqaluit. Our daughter O’Danis and some folks from Fast Air saw us off Eight and a half hours of flying. We flew between 11 000 and 13 000 feet to get on top of the clouds. The last couple of hours – the skies cleared and we … More From Winnipeg to Baffin Island
Follow the flight live by pressing the following link: https://share.garmin.com/mafnampa (N113MF in the Fast Air hangar) We are off on another ferry flight – and thanks so much for joining along with this blog. This is a trip that has been in the works for some time – and for a number of reasons … More A float plane circumventing the globe!