Cruise Journal, flights with the Do 27

After having received several e-mails concerning the subject cruise-reports, I will take the chance to publish reports and experiences of Do 27 flight crew about their trips. Anybody may feel free to send reports, I will publish them here, preferably Word documents or pdf-files, please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To start with, we inform you about the ferry-flight of Do 27-A4, D-EFDP conducted by Mike Morr, Rupert St. Aubyn and Peter Annear who left Siegerland/Germany on 18th of May 2005 for Johannesburg/South Africa.

Cruisereport Siegerland - Nairobi

    Following lags have been flown:
  • 18th of May 2005 Siegerland-Leutkirch, intermediate stop due to adverse weather
  • 19th of May 2005 Leutkirch/Germany-Kaufbeuren/Germany-Split/Kroatia
  • 20th of May 2005 Split/Kroatia-Heraklion/Kreta (nonstop))
  • 21st of May 2005 Heraklion/Kreta-Luxor/Egypt (nonstop) (Tailwheel blown tyre)
  • 22nd of May 2005 Luxor-Khartoum/Sudan (nonstop)
  • 23rd of May 2005 Khartoum-Lockichokio/Kenya (nonstop). Flight delayed to 24th because of Sandstorm and adverse weather at Khartoum.
  • 24th of May 2005 D-EFDP departed Khartoum in dusk for Lockichokio/Kenya, Arrival after 07:40 hrs flighttime !!
  • 25th of May 2005 Flight Lockichoggio-Nairobi/Wilson Airport
  • 10th of June 2005 Departure Nairobi - Kilimanjoro/Tanzania (HTKJ)
  • 11st of June 2005 Kilimanjaro-Dodoma/Tanzania-Kasama/Zambia (FLKS)
  • 12th of June 2005 Kasama/Zambia-Lusaka/Zambia-Livingstone (FLLI)
  • 13th of June 2005 Livingstone/Zambia-Francistown/Botswana (FBFT)
  • 14th of June 2005 Francistown/Botswana-Lanseria/SA (FALA)

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