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Solar Impulse-2 aircraft lands in Varanasi

The world's only 'zero-fuel' aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' on Wednesday landed in Varanasi for an overnight stopover after its pilot held the Ahmedababd 'administration' responsible for the delay in......

World's first solar-powered aircraft to land in Gujarat

  Image: Solar Impulse's Chief Executive Officer and pilot Andre Borschberg flies in the solar-powered HB-SIA prototype airplane. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters   Solar Impulse,......

Solar plane's journey gets stuck in red tape

The world's only 'zero-fuel' aeroplane 'Solar Impulse-2' was caught in red-tape after its departure was delayed from the city for want of Customs and Immigration clearance, even as its pilot held......

Solar Impulse-2 takes off for Varanasi from Ahmedabad

The world's only 'zero-fuel' aircraft 'Solar Impulse-2' today took off from here for the holy city of Varanasi as a part of its round-the-world trip. Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg flew the aircraft......

Amazing facts about the world's first solar aircraft

The aircraft has to fly through five consecutive days and nights without using any fuel.   Image: Staff push the Solar Impulse's solar-powered HB-SIA prototype airplane after a test......

Story of two passionate pilots who fly the solar aircraft

The plane weighs 2,300 kg, about the same as a standard family car, wings span 72 m wide, same as a Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet. Image: Swiss pilots Bertrand Piccard (L) and Andre Boschberg (R) pose......
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solar pilot prepares for toughest leg

Strapped into a seat in a tiny one-man cabin, Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg will have to endure extraordinary conditions as he flies over the... ...

http://newsr.in/n/Science/7551ksqzk/Pacific-quest-solar-pilot-prepares-for-toughest-leg.htm
Solar Powered Flight ready to Set New Record

Solar Impulse 2 (Si2), a high-tech, sun-powered aircraft, is ready for the historic flight from China to Hawaii. A 62-year-old, Andre Borschberg,... ...

http://www.topnews.in/solar-powered-flight-ready-set-new-record-2400996
Solar plane pilot readies for record Pacific flight

Andre Borschberg is waiting in Nanjing for weather conditions to allow the most challenging leg of a landmark attempt to circumnavigate the globe... ...

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Pilot to fly solar plane across Pacific for 5 days, 5 nights

of fuel. Andre Borschberg, 62, is due to fly over the Pacific Ocean for five days and five nights in the plane that has more than 17,000 solar... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/pilot-to-fly-solar-plane-across-pacific-for-5-days-5-nights-115050300435_1.html
Solar Impulse 2 may take on challenging Pacific crossing on May 5

The Solar Impulse 2 is likely to begin the most challenging leg The Epic Pacific Crossing -- of its round-the-world trip on May 5, the mission has... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/world-news/solar-impulse-2-may-take-on-challenging-pacific-crossing-on-may-5/article1-1343208.aspx

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