Saturday, June 28, 2014

Pangea Exploration boat arriving in Iceland Sea Dragon video and photos

A plastic pollution research boat with a 14 person international crew is
arrived in Reykjavik today at noon .
The boat is part of the organization 5 Gyres, the only research institute in the world to do plastic pollution research in all five oceanic gyres.
The findings are grim --plastic in every single sample from Bermuda to Iceland.
 
Here you can video and photos of the arrival of the Sea Dragon to Reykjavik 

 

















Thursday, June 26, 2014

Antonov 225 in Keflavik Iceland june 26 2014 photos

Just after midnight last night - The biggest plane in the world landed at Keflavik airport in Iceland . All about this plane is big
All the numbers about the Antonov 225 are quite impressive . i was allowed to take photos in the cockpit and had to climb a ladder to get to the cockpit .

















Sunday, June 8, 2014

Two great waterfalls in Iceland - Photos and Video


Recently i  went ,in excellent weather - a heatwave ( in Icelandic terms ) to visit to great waterfalls in the south part of Iceland .
They are about 140 kilometers from Reykjavik to the east .
The first one , is a waterfall that you can walk behind, as you can see on the video and photos .
It is quite impressive and beautiful.
It´s name is - Seljalandsfoss. ( Seljalands - Foss= Waterfall )
The second one is a few kilometers east of that one and is named - Skogarfoss - it is also impressive and popular to visit -
You can there walk to the top and look on from above .
And as you can see - the weather was and will be good . 
 
 













Friday, May 30, 2014

Airshow in Reykjavik in Iceland may 29th 2014 - viceo and photos

Yesterday there was a great airshow in Reykjavik in Iceland .
And as you can see on the videos and photos - the Icelandic Coast Guard had a great show .
Lots of people attended and enjoyed the show - and the USA Air Force made an appearance -- and flew ower the show in a Hercules C-130