Australian Wave Gliders team start from Hawaii
After a long break at Kawaihae, the two Wave Gliders of the PacX project’s Australian team have left the Hawaii Island. Hope they will go to Australia as planned. Papa Mau Glider starts at 2012-03-26T21:18:15Z (UTC) and wait one day, Benjamin Glider starts around 2012-03-27T19:45:10Z (UTC), Screenshot from the new application Gliders Data Tracking for Windows Desktop 1.3.4 (already...
Glider Fontaine Maru restarts after a Hawaii break
After a 12 days break at Kawaihae for a complete checkup of on-board equipment, the Fontaine Maru Wave Glider restarts to the ocean. The first waypoint seems the Buoy 51407 located (-156.585°E & 19.591°N). The starting time is around 2012-03-22T00:00:00Z. Papa Mau and Benjamin Wave Gliders are still present in Kawaihae and no new data from Piccard Maru. A long ride for Fontaine Maru...
Gliders: a break at Hawaii after a World Record
After the arrival of the Fontaine Maru Wave Glider at Hawaii and a new World Record for a more than 3000 Nm trip alone from San Francisco, all wave gliders are doing a technical break before the second part of the Pac X challenge: Fontaine Maru (Japan team) is located at Kawaihai harbor in the big Hawaii island for a full checkup since the 9th of March, Benjamin (Australian team), after some...
Fontaine Maru will arrive to Hawaii Islands
In few days, the Fontaine Maru Wave Glider and two others will arrive near Hawaii Islands and will use the Alenuihaha Channel to go near the “Buoy 51407”.