Continuing alone for the rest of the Trip
Early Thursday morning 7th of May, Anne and I departed alone for the rest of the journey, just beforefore sunrise.
The evening before, Bill Eisele and his
co-pilote Mike Paul decided, not to continue the journey through Africa
(As it it turned out later, that Bill left his
Comanche at Heraklion and sold the plane on the spot to a new
It was still dark that morning, when I
had to personally wake up the controllers in the tower, pay landing
The heat we experienced in Karhoum after landing was enormous. 46 degrees Celsius ( 114 Fahrenheit) !Surprisingly the previously arranged handling, refuelling, met. Briefing, flight planning, notams and some cool drinks, were fast and
provided very professionally.