St Helena Airport Opening Postponed – Again

The site of the long-sought, still unrealized airport. So close! This has got to be frustrating for all concerned. Intrepid little Atlantic Star airlines has been sending out emails for months with news of one problem after another involved in getting the air link to St. Helena Island up and running. At the time of our […]

Ascension Island

Here is this month’s On the Road column, as published Monday at 3 Quarks Daily. ••••• In last month’s column we sailed from Walvis Bay, Namibia, to St. Helena Island, 1800 miles from Angola, 1200 from Brazil, in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean. This month we continue north to Ascension Island. Ascension Island […]