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Simulated flight: three days and nights in Solar Impulse cockpit
Dübendorf, Switzerland - From 21 to 24 February in a 72 hour flight
From 21 to 24 February 2012, Solar Impulse will simulate a 72-hour flight in a full-size mock-up cockpit of the second airplane with solar energy, currently under construction. André Borschberg will put the design and configuration of the cockpit to the test, and evaluate the demands that a flight lasting several days will make on the human body. The purpose of this simulation is in part to accumulate...
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