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Gulf of Aden crossing and a pirate rendezvous - PlanetSolar

By Sue Richards last modified Mar 08, 2012 10:54 AM

Published: 2012-03-08 10:54:18
Topics: Piracy Reports 2012
Countries: Djibouti , Oman , Somalia , Yemen

The crew of Turanor PlanetSolar, the largest solar-powered yacht on the planet and aiming to be the first to complete a circumnavigation, now break their radio silence to give the story of their trepidatious journey through the Gulf of Aden. Raphaël Domjan, co-founder and expedition leader, tells the story of their preparations, their training, their security force on board, their confrontation with suspected pirates and their safe journey into the Red Sea.

Read full story at Sail-World.com.

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