circumnavigation


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traveling around something (by ship or plane)

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This historic circumnavigation attempt by an all-women crew is being led by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, and the crew comprises Lieutenant Commanders Pratibha Jamwal, P Swathi, and Lieutenants S Vijaya Devi, B Aishwarya and Payal Gupta.
Panaji: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday flagged off Indian Navy's Navika Sagar Parikrama , the first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew.
Colin Skeath and nephew David Gould-Duff have completed a full circumnavigation of the country in a nine-week trip to raise money for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice.
1522 Ferdinand Magellan's ship the Vittoria arrived in San Lucar, Spain, after completing the first circumnavigation of the world.
Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg is at the helm of the plane, which began its circumnavigation of the globe last year.
1581: Queen Elizabeth I knighted Francis Drake on his ship Golden Hind at Deptford after he completed his circumnavigation of the world.
A circumnavigation of the festival circuit seems assured, though a prominent theatrical berth will prove daunting for distribs focused on landing risk-free bounty.
The event was one of the highlights of the entire circumnavigation when we first competed in 2013, and we are very excited to be coming back to compete again.
and then back to Abu Dhabi to complete the circumnavigation.
Shanghai: Solar Impulse 2 landed early Tuesday in China, the world's biggest carbon emitter, as it completed the fifth leg of its landmark circumnavigation of the globe powered solely by the sun.
The landing marks the completion of the first leg of the global circumnavigation for the innovative solar-powered aircraft.
Dozens of $50 million-plus superyachts cruise the high seas in the ultimate expression of 21st-century wealth, but the yachting life wasn't so posh in 1876 when the 175-foot Sunbeam (steam and sail powered) set sail from the Isle of Wight on a forty-six-week, 35,000-mile circumnavigation with Thomas and Annie Brassey, their four children, and a crew of thirty-seven.
BROADCASTER and adventurer Mark Beaumont, who became the Guinness World Record breaker for the fastest solo circumnavigation of the world by bicycle in 2008, will be bringing his expertise a to a business seminar for North East entrepreneurs.
They range from the first hovercraft expedition up the Nile and the discovery of the Lost City of Ubar, through to his 52,000-mile circumnavigation of the world via both poles and his 2013 expedition to attempt the first ever trans-Antarctic winter crossing.
ON THIS DAY 1581: Queen Elizabeth I knighted Francis Drake on his ship Golden Hind at Deptford after he completed his circumnavigation of the world.