TOWING USS MISPILLION AO-105
February 20-21, 2012 in Panama
Bob Remmer hitched a ride to tow anchored in Panama Bay, outside of the canal entrance on 2-20-2012.
Now on Elsbeth II, Bob snapped photo of "Bridge of the Americas"
From Elsbeth II, Bob snapped photo of Mispillion moored at Rodman Naval Station
Across the pier is Naval Frigate USS Ingraham FFG-61. Here on the 20th, all crew members enjoyed Panama's Carnival time.
The tow leaving Miraflores Locks
Exiting the 2nd set of locks, Pedro Miguel.
Moving on to CULEBRA CUT past the Centennial Bridge.
Elsbeth II moored for the night in Lake Gatun.
Notice the Dam which holds the lake level up from GATUN LOCKS to Pedro Miguel locks.
Wednesday - February 22, 2012
Elsbeth II left the mooring at about 1100
At 1130 she appeared at the locks
Elsbeth II and Mispillion are ready to step down
And on into the Caribbean at 1310