The Mawar typhoon engulfs the Spanish sailboat that recreates the World Tour of Magallanes-Elcano

Captain José Sol and two different Spanish crew members are secure on the dwelling of some acquaintances on the island of Apra, in Guam.

The Sailboat Execs.Pals of the Nice Spanish Navigators and Explorers

He tremendous hurricane mawar, with winds of as much as 241 km/h winds, is leaving a path of destruction on the US territory of Guam and different Pacific islands. It has additionally been the reason for the sailboat Execswhich left Seville in August 2019 to recreate the World Tour of Magallanes-Elcano, has disappeared from the port of aprathe place it was anchored, have reported the affiliation Pals of the Nice Navigators and Spanish Explorers.

the captain Jose Sol and two different Spanish crew members are secure on the dwelling of some acquaintances on this island, managed by Spain till 1898.

“With no ship, the expedition ends right here. The coast guard will patrol the coast tomorrow to see if they’ll find it, however I’ve severe doubts that, in view of what I’ve been in a position to see this morning, the ship can be discovered. However anyway , hope isn’t misplaced”, affirmed Pepe Sol

By means of the GPS locator put in on the boat, it was verified within the first hours of the passage of the hurricane that it moved from its anchoring place, even supposing all measures had been taken to safe the sailboat, and in a subsequent partial visible inspection from the bay of the port of Apra has not been discovered.

The captain of the port and the US Coast Guard nor has it discovered, a minimum of till now, any signal of the scenario of the ship, in accordance with the aforementioned affiliation.

Storm Mawar, class 4 and with sustained winds of 200 kilometers per hour, shocked this week on the island of Guam, an unincorporated territory of USA settled within the Pacific, to the Spanish expedition that recreates the Magellan-Elcano Across the World by sailboat.

Sol insisted on the bizarre energy of Storm Marwar, which has left the island of Guam in a “apocalyptic” statewith out communications or water service within the absence of evaluating the fabric injury it has prompted.

“It has been completely brutal, and it has additionally been an awfully lengthy hurricane. Usually a hurricane passes comparatively shortly. This one has lasted 36 hours with completely hellish winds,” he stated.

The expedition, which left Seville in August 2019, had been on the island for about three weeks to proceed with the restore of a small downside within the starter motor and resume the journey “in excellent situation”.