It does not receive public funding
Editor in chief:
CLARA MOSCHINI

Facebook Twitter Google+ Youtube


Do you want to access to this and other private contents?
Log in if you are a subscriber or click here to request service

Mission accomplished: Solar Impulse completes 72-hour flight simulation

Dübendorf, Switzerland - The round-the-world solar energy airplane scheduled for 2014

At 08:06 am this morning André Borschberg (the co-founder, CEO and pilot of Solar Impulse, airplane powered by solar energy) completed the three days and three nights of flight simulation that began in Dübendorf (in Switzerland) on Tuesday 21 February. During those 72 hours the Solar Impulse team was able to test the human challenge posed by long flights and gain valuable insights for the round-the-world s...

fra/pec - 1138068

© World Aeronautical Press Agency Srl