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Flying across the Indian Ocean

Bill is airborne at 2248Z enroute to Capetown, his planned flight time is just over 29.5 hrs. We've looked at several options for his routing, considering weather, winds and international airspace. Weather between Madagascar and South Africa may call for a route change in the next hours.


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