The sun21 crew at the press conference after their arrival in New York (Beat von Scarpatetti, David Senn, Michel Thonney, Martin Vosseler, Mark Wüst, from the left)
Arrival in New York City
The mayor of Miami, Manuel A. Diaz, presents the crew the Keys to the City of Miami.
Arrival at Martinique.
The sun21 heading to Martinique.
On the way to the Canary Islands.
Due to a storm the sun21 sought refuge in the harbour of Casablanca (Morocco).
The sun21 in front of the Miami Skyline.
On the 29th of march, the sun21 reached the American coast.
With the arrival in Miami, the sun21 crew successfully coverd the distance of another 1400 nautical miles.
As opposet to this huge cargo ship, the sun21 didn't need a single drop of fuel to cross the Atlantic.
The Mayor of Miami, Manuel A. Diaz, views the “sun21” in the yacht harbour of Miami.
Manuel A. Diaz hands the key of the city to the crew.
The crew with the Mayor of Miami after the official reception on the American mainland (from the left: Martin Vosseler; Manuel A. Diaz, Mayor of Miami; Xavier Rossmanith skipper; Michel Thonney, skipper; John Vanleer, host of the „sun21“ crew in Miami)