72H simulation: test successfully passed by the Solar Impulse pilots in preparation for the round-the-world flight Dübendorf (ZH, Switzerland), December 20 2013 – At 08.00 am (local time) this morning, […]
The season 2013 has come to an end and once again the Solar Impulse airplane “built in Switzerland by a private civilian team successfully” completed its mission, gathering accomplishments and […]
After a successful first leg on May 3, where Bertrand Piccard flew Solar Impulse from the San Francisco Bay Area to Phoenix, The longest distance flight in the history of […]
“What initially looked like an issue, later turned out to be a unique opportunity”. After the wing spar of the second airplane (HB-SIB) broke, which was planned to be used […]
Solar Impulse Learn more 60 MINUTES, CBS famous TV program (USA), recently aired a portrait of Solar Impulse. Watch the coverage of the 21st century adventure with a real utility […]
Solar Impulse had a brilliant year 2012, where it completed its first intercontinental flight by connecting Europe to Africa via seven legs and 6000km using only solar power. Today, the […]
SOLAR IMPULSE – AROUND THE WORLD IN A SOLAR AIRPLANE.
Usage of free clean energy in the airplane industry is a real challenge and would revolution humanity. Imagine taking off on a silent airplane, knowing that you create no environmental […]