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Crossing Andes in Peru/Ecuador

Old 14th Feb 2017, 16:47
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Crossing Andes in Peru/Ecuador

Hi

Has anyone crossed the Andes west/eastbound in Peru and Ecuador?
I am considering to find a crossing point for my single engine piston aeroplane (taking into consideration altitude, mountain wave and performances).

Thanks for your inputs

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Old 4th Mar 2017, 10:48
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Hi MaxGAPilot,

It'll be easier to cross the Andes from Coast to the Amazon (or vice versa) in Ecuador than in Peru due to the width of the mountain range.

Are you planning on crossing VFR or IFR?
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Old 4th Mar 2017, 13:24
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Hello,

VFR, let's say around 8,000ft max.

Do you recommend a specific routing yourself?

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