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Finland on wings

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Hidden : 12/30/2003
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This is a multi-cache with the plot about the Finnish aviation highligts. The terrain is easy but in winter the last leg can be slippery. Having an own car recommended.Tämä on monivaiheinen kätkö juonenaan suomalainen siviili-ilmailu. Maasto on helppoa, mutta talvella liukasta. Auto tarpeen.

1) The starting point. At the co-ordinates above you arrive to a gate that can be locked. The opening hours are on the right side of the gate. Opening time = a, closing time = b.2) Coordinates = 60 N, 24 58.0yy Exxx = (10 * a) + 2yy = a*b - 3*a - 73Go inside the building (open 24 h), look for the place for the premium customers (Platinum) and see the counter number. Counter number = c.3) The cache itself. Coordinates = 60 20.zzz N, 24 59.www Ezzz = c + yy - a + 50www = 3*c - 7Watch out for the landing airplanes so that they won't drop your hat (or mitten during this time...)The place has a nickname from the Finnish national epos - Kalevala - the Lemminkäinen Rock. Lemminkäinen was a hero of ancient Finland.1) Alkupiste. Koordinaattien osoittamalla paikalla on portti, joka voi olla lukittu. Aukioloajat ovat portin oikealla puolella.Aukeamisaika = a, sulkemisaika = b.2) Koordinaatit = 60 N, 24 58.0yy Exxx = (10 * a) + 2yy = a*b - 3*a - 73Mene rakennuksen sisään (avoinna 24 h). Etsi tiskiä, jolla palvellaan eniten käyviä asiakkaita (platinum). Katso tiskin numero. Tiskinnumero = c.3) Kätkö. Koordinaatit = 60 20.zzz N, 24 59.www Ezzz = c + yy - a + 50www = 3*c - 7Pidä varasi, etteivät laskeutuvat ilma-alukset nappaa lakkiasi tai pipoasi. Paikan kutsumanimi on Lemminkäisen kallio.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[Eng:]Gur pnpur vf haqre n ovt ebpx.
[Fin:]Pnpur ba vfba xvira nyyn.

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(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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