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La Transat Bretagne-Martinique course

by Marie Le Berrigaud Perochon on 22 Mar 2013
Eric Baray (Tektôn/AGM-Région Martinique) © Alexis Courcoux
Transat Bretagne-Martinique - A 08h50 (GMT+1) ce matin la direction de course de la Transat Bretagne-Martinique a noté un changement de cap anormal du bateau Tektôn/AGM - Région Martinique, dont le skipper est Eric Baray.

Le bateau se situait alors à 180 milles nautiques dans le sud ouest du Cap Finisterre et le nouveau cap du bateau l'amène désormais vers la côte espagnole la plus proche (distante de 125 milles nautiques), cap qui correspondrait à une escale technique.

Le vent sur zone souffle à force 7 à 8 avec une houle de 5 mètres.

Après de nombreuses tentatives d’appels vers le bord au moyen du téléphone satellitaire Iridium, le directeur de course, Gilles Chiorri, a informé le CROSS Griz Nez pour mener les investigations nécessaires afin de comprendre les intentions du skipper.

La direction de course suit le bateau en temps réel au moyen du dispositif CLS Argos et reste en contact étroit avec le CROSS pour établir le contact visuel ou radio avec le skipper dans la journée.

Un prochain point d’information est prévu à 18h00 (GMT+1) ce jour


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