The Goofiest Hrothgar
She says the the Camp Cloudtop garrison spotted the Soleil heading through the northern reaches of the Sea of Clouds. The trouble is the northern end of the Sea of Clouds is firmly controlled by the Vanu Vanu. They're gonna need not only an airship, but a pilot crazy enough to risk the Vanu Vanu's wrath.
My thoughts exactly.
Satznswys finds him hard at work. Alphinaud goes quiet and presumes that Cid hasn't heard about Haurchefant.
Cid hasn't the foggiest, but presumes it can't mean anything good. Based on what Thordan told Satznswys, it's likely that Thordan means to use the Ascian assistance to gain whatever power is there, and then usurp Lahabrea.
Just like old times, Cid.
He says he'll catch up with Satznswys at the airship landing.
Apparently, he was seeing if there was any word on finding the other Scions. Urianger and Riol are on the case, though.
"To the northern reaches of the Sea of Clouds, where countless isles yet remain uncharted...
In search of a mysterious land known as Azys Lla, and the unmasked villain who sought to claim its secret...
Oblivious to the new threat which followed in their wake, they came...
~ From the memoirs of Count Edmont de Fortemps, Heavensward