A Dense Fog Advisory has been issued for Bartholomew, Brown, Johnson, Morgan and Shelby counties.   Click for details

Pair detailed journey through blog posts




Haris and Babar Suleman knew the risks before they left for their trip.

Their 25,500-mile trip would take them over the ocean for hours at a time. They learned how to land on water in case of engine failure. Haris was a 17-year-old pilot who had been training with his father, Babar, since he was 8.

They kept a life raft packed with food and water in case they needed to bail into the ocean. When they flew over the water they wore stiff, padded, water-immersion suits, just in case.

This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in our e-Edition by clicking here.

All content copyright ©2014 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.