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End of the partnership between DCNS and « l’Hydroptère » Alain Thébault’s hydrofoiler was scheduled to attempt to break the Transpacific Record this summer. Due to unfavourable weather conditions, the attempt has been postponed to next year. Unfortunately, the flying...

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Transpacific record put on hold till spring for l’Hydroptère DCNS The ‘pilots’ of l’Hydroptère DCNS will have to wait until next season to relaunch their Transpacific record attempt between Los Angeles and Honolulu. Ultimately their 2012 campaign, which has been...

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L’Hydroptère DCNS has set the nautical mile speed sailing record in San Francisco and participated in the Ronstan Bridge to Bridge The fastest yacht on the planet*, which arrived in California in July in a bid to secure the Transpacific Record (Los Angeles - Honolulu), set the record around the legendary...

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l’Hydroptère DCNS is set to continue her stand-by for the Transpacific record attempt in the legendary San Francisco bay The fastest yacht on the planet made it to Californian shores back in July in her bid to break the Transpacific record (Los Angeles - Honolulu). Deprived of a favourable...

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Jacques Vincent co-skipper l'Hydroptère DCNS@DR

l’Hydroptère DCNS in weather-watch mode: interview with Jacques Vincent* For the past three weeks, l’Hydroptère DCNS has been on stand-by in Los Angeles. The crew is awaiting their first favourable weather window to set sail for Honolulu. The flying...

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First test flight in Los Angeles for l’Hydroptère DCNS On Sunday afternoon, l’Hydroptère DCNS carried out her first sea trials in the United States. The flying trimaran initially put in some tacks offshore of Long Beach before heading towards...

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l’Hydroptère DCNS launched in Los Angeles l’Hydroptère DCNS was launched on Tuesday in Los Angeles after a week’s work in the dry in Cabrillo Way Marina, San Pedro. Having arrived in California at the start of...

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l’Hydroptère DCNS to tackle the Transpacific Record between Los Angeles and Honolulu The flying trimaran's first oceanic record attempt After a month-long delivery trip aboard a cargo ship, which left Toulon in southern France on 28 May 2012, l’Hydroptère DCNS made it...

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Hydroptère DCNS makes it into the Pacific On Tuesday morning, Hydroptère DCNS cleared the Panama Canal aboard a cargo ship which is heading for Los Angeles, the starting point for her Transpacific Record attempt. 24 days have...

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