When Greta Thunberg (16) is soon to Land in sight! The Swedish climate activist to controls with the deep-sea yacht “Malizia II” on the final straight. Initially, their arrival in New York for Tuesday was provided. “Strong winds drive us to the West”, had Thunberg wrote Monday on Twitter. Now, however, to postpone your arrival to the rear.

Thus, the climate activist, will meet only on Wednesday evening or Thursday morning at the US-American mainland. In the meantime, the Team is expected to be on the “Malizia” according to the news Agency DPA, however, significantly diminishing winds.

Less than 800 km air-line distance of the destination

three other factors: firstly, the racing yacht built needs to drive in New York, the Hudson River to the port high, which is expected to take about two hours. On the other hand the boat has a draught of almost five meters and, therefore, it is only two hours before and two hours after high water can enter. In addition, the US has concluded-duty at night from 22.00 PM.According to the Live tracking the racing yacht built of the “Malizia was removed” on Monday afternoon, less than 800 kilometers from the destination.

“Malizia II” was on 14. August in the UK Plymouth is started (LOOK told). For Thun, mountain, emission-free trip across the Atlantic ocean were estimated to be two weeks. The sail boat is expected to be in the Harbor North Cove Marina in Manhattan.

With the boat to the climate summit

the 16-Year-old from climate protection reasons, refuses to fly, crossed the Atlantic on Board of the German professional sailor Boris Herrmann-controlled Yacht, which is equipped with solar panels and water turbines to generate electricity. Co-Skipper of the founders of the Malizia Teams and a member of the princely house of Monaco, Pierre Casiraghi is.

In New York wants to Thunberg at 23. September, at the UN climate summit to participate. Before that, she wants to participate in youth demonstrations. Then she plans to Canada, Mexico, and finally to the next UN climate change conference in December to Santiago de Chile travel further. As you come back later home, don’t know you yet.

Thunberg has become with their sharp warnings of a climate catastrophe, the flagship of climate protection. With your school strike, she inspired children all over the world to the Fridays-for-Future-demonstrations against global warming. (SDA/one/wheel)