This is about an autogyro record attempt flight around the world.
Friday, April 16, 2010
Norman flying to Pakistan / charity and fundraising
Norman is planning to fly to Pakistan today across the Gulf of Oman to the city Gwadar. This over 270 miles / 430 kilometers east to a new continent of Asia and a whole new leg to Norman's journey.
You may remember that Norman is raising awareness and funds for cancer during his trip.We have now establish a 'Just Giving' page for Norman's preferred charity Bowel Cancer UK. This allows you to donate electronically directly to the charity.
You can go direct to our 'just giving' page http://www.justgiving.com/gforgyro to donate. You can also access this page via our website, Facebook pages or the link on the right and down on this page. We will be promoting this for the next few weeks.
Thank you for your support and interest up to now from Norman and the Gyrox Goes Global Team
Norman Surplus is from Larne in N. Ireland. He is an accomplished autogyro pilot who has been active in many outdoor pursuits over the years. He is also an experienced crew member of a Royal National Lifeboat Institution rescue boat (similar to coastgurad recue) with responsibility for navigation and steering (coxswain). Norman is also the co-founder of clean energy technology company B9 Energy.