Those of us who sail are very familiar with a pitching deck. We usually strap ourselves to the boat so that we can't be lost overboard. Sometimes, as happened to me once in my early racing days, we can be tossed overboard and dragged but being attached to the boat makes recovery a lot easier. The following two part videos give a whole new perspective to "Pitching Deck." It makes you understand why Navy pilots are the best in the world - and I thank them all for their service.
Spoiler - have you ever seen 15 "bolters" and "wave-offs" in a row?
Fair winds and following seas
Underway to Beltung. 548 nm. 5 to 6 days or more dependent upon wind. 1 POB + 1 Cat Fair winds and following seas :)
PRECISE NAVIGATION! The passenger steamer SS Warrimoo was quietly knifing its way through the waters of the mid-Pacific on its way from ...
There has always been a great interest in knowing how much to budget for the cruising life. The answer is always "it depends." I t...
Proving it is not easy to get internet and phone service that keeps working in Indonesia. Fair winds and following seas :)