British pilot Colin Stuart Hales, who made a trip around the world, on Monday made an emergency landing at the airport of the miner (the Western coast of Sakhalin) due to icing of the aircraft, reported the press service of the airport of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
Wednesday, November 2, the British arrived at the airport of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk and Friday are going to fly to Japan, reports a press-service. In August, the pilot flew to Russia for ten days. In his plans was a trip to China, but had to wait too long for permission to make this flight from the Chinese side.
Monday on the way to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk plane of the Hales were in the area of a cold air front and was subjected to icing. The pilot made the decision
to make an emergency landing at the airport of the miner. According to the pilot, his plane is not designed for winter weather. In the near future
while the Hales will be sent to Japan, where he plans to return
Aircraft Colin Stuart Hales is a unique model, which he personally modified and modernized. Double plane has only 4 meters in length, wingspan is 6 meters. You can fly it only in the daytime. The pilot said that during the travel of the air car never broke.