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  • Solar Impulse unveils Si2's round-the-world solar flight route


    Solar Impulse today revealed details of the global route for its second-generation solar-powered aircraft Si2, which is set to embark on the world's first ever official round-the-world solar flight by early March.


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  • Solar Impulse 2 completes 12h training flight


    ​Only days before launching a historic, round-the-world flight, the Solar Impulse 2 staged a 12h test flight on 26...


  • Long-endurance Solar Impulse prototype makes first flight


    Solar Impulse moved a step closer to a planned round-the-world flight next year with the maiden flight on 2 June of ...


  • PICTURE & VIDEO: Solar Impulse passes trans-USA flight milestone


    New York's John F Kennedy International airport was the scene of an improbable aviation milestone, as the Swiss...


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  • Solar Impulse 2 completes 12h training flight

    News | 26 Feb 2015 17:46 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Only days before launching a historic, round-the-world flight, the Solar Impulse 2 staged a 12h test flight on 26 February from Abu Dhabi.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-2-completes-12h-training-flight-409506/
  • ANALYSIS: Start-up offers ultimate green machine

    News | 02 Feb 2015 14:14 | Kerry Reals

    ​A six-seater, fixed-wing aircraft that operates silently, takes off and lands in confined urban areas, ticks all the green boxes through a combination of hybrid engines, solar panels and wind turbines, and has unmanned capabilities in case of a pilot emergency.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Start-up-offers-ultimate-green-machine-408044/
  • Solar Impulse unveils Si2's round-the-world solar flight route

    News | 20 Jan 2015 12:44 | Kate Sarsfield

    Solar Impulse today revealed details of the global route for its second-generation solar-powered aircraft Si2, which is set to embark on the world's first ever official round-the-world solar flight by early March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-unveils-Si2s-round-the-world-solar-flight-route-408096/
  • Long-endurance Solar Impulse prototype makes first flight

    News | 02 Jun 2014 20:54 | Stephen Trimble

    Solar Impulse moved a step closer to a planned round-the-world flight next year with the maiden flight on 2 June of the critical second prototype – the first solar-powered aircraft designed to cross oceans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Long-endurance-Solar-Impulse-prototype-makes-first-flight-399971/
  • PICTURE & VIDEO: Solar Impulse passes trans-USA flight milestone

    News | 08 Jul 2013 13:17 | Dan Thisdell

    New York's John F Kennedy International airport was the scene of an improbable aviation milestone, as the Swiss technology demonstration project Solar Impulse touched down at a few minutes past 11pm on 6 July after an 18h 23min flight from Washington DC to complete a five-legged coast-to-coast mission without burning a drop of fuel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-VIDEO-Solar-Impulse-passes-trans-USA-flight-milestone-388031/
  • Solar Impulse completes first leg of trans-USA journey

    News | 06 May 2013 16:35 | Zach Rosenberg

    Solar Impulse has completed the first leg of its historic trip across the USA, flying from San Francisco, California to Phoenix, Arizona. The solar-powered...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-completes-first-leg-of-trans-USA-journey-385509/