Stephan and Nicolas Perren, father and son, will
act as crew. Two pilots with 50 and 20 years flying experience rated
for instrument flying, a total of 3500 hours. Stephan is a scientist
with background in trauma surgery; he directed the research institute
of the internationally renowned AO Foundation during 30 years. He
is professor emeritus of experimental surgery University of Basle,
Switzerland and D.Sc. (h.c.) of the University of Guelph, Canada.
Nicolas, an architect, has lived for 10 years in Berlin; there he
was actively involved in shaping the new architecture of Berlin.
He now is active in Sydney with Turner Associates.