Captain; Andy Mallion
11th October 2017; Arrived Hodges Creek
08th October 2017; Departed Guadeloupe
05th October 2017; Arrived Guadeloupe
02nd October 2017; Captain reports
Electronic primary filter on port engine faulty so down to 1 engine
18th September 2017; Departed Cape Verdes
10th September 2017; Arrived Mindelo
05th September 2017; Captain reports loss of 1/2 litre oil from autopilot drive shaft. ETA Cape Verde 10th Sept.
04th September 2017; Departed Tenerife
28th August 2017; Arrived Tenerife, Canaries. Wind indicator fixed. No other problems reported
24th August 2017; Fuelling up and getting underway. ETA Las Palmas 28th August
23rd August 2017; Arrived Cascais. Engine service booked in this morning. Wind indicator will not be addressed here. B & G Technician on vacation.
21st August 2017; Refueled La Coruna. Captain reports wind indicator not working. This will be addressed in Cascais. ETA Wednesday 23rd August
19th August 2017; Departed Les Sables. ETA Cascais 23rd August.
Forecast for Biscay
- Wind; Variable 3 or 4.
- Sea state; Moderate.
- Weather; Mainly fair.
- Visibility; Good.
18th August 2017; 2m swells from the SW outside port. Expected to reduce late today
16th August 2017; Presently blowing SW F6-7 with sea state rough. Same tomorrow. Expected to depart Friday midday in convoy with hull#158
14th August 2017; Low expected Biscay Wednesday
11th August 2017; on board