Everything is OK on board

Published on 20.05.2011 - Avannaq 2011

No problem whatsoever with the sailing of Auzias/Lozays's Avannaq through the Channel. 

They arrived safely yesterday in Falmouth at 20H00. Sunny weather and calm seat. They are making a stopover for 36 Hours.

Position : 50°09' N / 04°47' W. 

More about Falmout : Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It has a total resident population of 21,635.

The name Falmouth comes from the river Fal but the origin of the river's name is unknown. Falmouth is the terminus of the A39, which begins some 200 miles away in Bath, Somerset.

Falmouth is famous for its harbour. Together with Carrick Roads, it forms the third deepest natural harbour in the world, and the deepest in Western Europe. It is also famous for being the start or finish point of various round-the-world record-breaking voyages, such as those of Sir Francis Chichester and Dame Ellen MacArthur. Falmouth Docks Police provide policing for the docks.

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