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The futuristic Solar Impulse to take off in a short time

Subendorf, Switzerland - An European project worth 95 million Euro

The Solar Impulse is a European project worth 95 million Euro that was born with the goal to reduce the Co2 emissions of civil flights (today they represent 3% of all greenhouse gases). The futuristic solar-powered aircraft of Bertrand Piccard, famous for having circumnavigated the Globe with a balloon (read AVIONEWS), still in the prototype phase, will verify the real flight capabilities in some...

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