Colin Hales continues circumnavigation

At 1.00pm Alaskan time (10.00pm tonight in the UK), Colin Hales, a 46 year old aircraft mechanic from Staffordshire, will depart from Nome Airport, Western Alaska and head westward in his homebuilt KR2, continuing the world tour he embarked upon in 2014, crossing the Atlantic and North America. His intention is to cross the Bering Straight and fly through Russian Federation Airspace, en route to China.

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Carol Vorderman Postpones Flight

Carol Vorderman has been left “heartbroken” after being forced to postpone her solo flight around the world. The former ‘Loose Women’ presenter has been training as a pilot in recent years, and had planned an attempt to become the ninth woman to fly across the globe by herself.

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