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Deutsche Bank funds Piccard's solar plane
Berne, Switzerland - Always nearer the collection of the necessary 112 million Francs
Bertrand Piccard, inventor of "Solar Impulse", solar energy-powered airplane, seems to get nearer to the collection of the 112 million Francs necessary to implement the innovative aircraft (see AVIONEWS). The man, in fact, has gained another sponsor, that is Deutsche Bank, to added to other important industrial actors, like Solvay and Omega. Each of them will offer 15 million Francs over 5 years. The...
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