Pilot(s) name(s) First name:Georges Surname: ADAM Nationality: Canada
Other people who may have flown part of the journey:
First name:Hubert Surname: Sagnieres Leg (s) flown: Saint Hubert (CYHU) to Singapore (WSSL) Nation: Canada
First name:Luc Surname: Sagnieres Leg (s) flown: Singapore (WSSL) to Saint Hubert (CYHU) Nation: Canada
Class of Aircraft: (single, twin, homebuilt, helicopter, ultra light, balloon…): Single Brand: (i.e.: Beechcraft): Pilatus Model: (i.e.: Bonanza): PC12/45 Type: (i.e. A35): PC 12/45 Name of aircraft if any (ie. Spirit of the Wind, or whatever): Registration: C-GSAG Route (Eastbound, Westbound, via the Poles): Eastbound How did you cross the Atlantic Ocean (North, Centre, South)? North How did you cross the Pacific Ocean (North, Centre, South)? North Date of departure: 23 February, 2018 Point of departure: St Hubert (CYHU) Date of return to point of departure: 29 March, 2018 Point of return: St Hubert (CYHU) Duration: (days): 35 days Duration: (flying hours): 98 hours Distance flown: 21000 NM
How many overnight stops did you make? : 13 How many any additional refuelling stops, if any? : 25 How many countries did you visit? .
Iceland, France, Romania, Uzbekistan, Laos, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, USA.
Itinerary: Montreal St Hubert (CYHU-Canada)- Goose Bay (CYYR- Canada)- Reykjavik (BIRK-Iceland)-Paris Le Bourget (LFPB-France)-Constanta (LRCK-Romania)-Baku (UBBB-Azerbaijan)-Tashkent (UTTT-Uzbekistan)-Lucknow (VILK-India)-Louangphrabang (VLLB-Laos)-Singapore (WSSL-Singapore)-Pontianak (WIOO-Indonesia)-Iskandar (WAOI-Indonesia)-Malinau (WALM-Indonesia)-Balikpapan (WALL-Indonesia)-Selayar (WAWH-Indonesia)-Makasar (WAAA-Indonesia)-Pontianak (WIOO-Indonesia)-Singapore (WSSL-Singapore)-Clark (RPLC-Philippines)-Kagoshima (RJFK-Japan)-New chitose (RJCC-Japan)-Petropavlovsk (UHPP-Russia)-Anadyr (UHMA-Russia)-Fairbanks (PAFA- Alaska USA)-Yellowknife (CYZF-Northwest territories Canada)-Churchill (CYYQ-Manitoba Canada)-Montreal St Hubert (CYHU-Canada)
Means of communication used: VHF, sat telephone, e-mail by HF radio, other? : SAT PHONE, VHF Did you use any satellite tracking system? Which one ? ARINC Flight clearances: did you obtain them all, or part of them, yourself? : No, only North America and Europe. If not, which company did you use?: Execaire in Montreal, Which insurance company did you use? : Allianz Which was the easiest country or region that you flew through? : USA, Canada.
Which was the most difficult? : Indonesia.
Which was the best airport you landed at? : Fairbanks, Alaska.
Which was the worst? : Lucknow (India),
Have you applied for the FAI Circumnavigator Badge/Are you thinking of doing so? : No. Have you set or broken any records during your RTW? : No Did you create a Website of your RTW? If so, what is the URL? No.
General remarks about your flight:
For the second time, we have less surprise, but you need always to have a very good company to obtain your different clearance and a good handler on the ground..
The weather was very nice on your flights. Few Thunderstorm, but very cold temperatures in Russia, alaska and Canada (between -14 and -34C)
Advice to other pilots:
A good planification is essential.
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Database Flight Number: 621
Last update: May 22, 2021
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