Si2 nastavlja prelet Amerike

25. 5.2016.

Dayton, Ohio, USA, May 25th 2016: Solar Impulse took off from Dayton, Ohio to Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, with Bertrand Piccard at the control. Departed from Abu Dhabi on march 9th 2015, the Round-the-World Solar Flight will take 500 flight hours and cover 35’000 km. Swiss founders and pilots, Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg hope to demonstrate how pioneering spirit, innovation and clean technologies can change the world. The duo will take turns flying Solar Impulse 2, changing at each stop and will fly over the Arabian Sea, to India, to Myanmar, to China, across the Pacific Ocean, to the United States, over the Atlantic Ocean to Southern Europe or Northern Africa before finishing the journey by returning to the initial departure point. Landings will be made every few days to switch pilots and organize public events for governments, schools and universities.

Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) danas nastavlja put ka Njujorku. Iz Ohaja Si2 sa Bertrandom Pikarom u kokpitu se uputio ka Pensilvaniji.
Procenjeno je da let traje 17h. Očekuje se relativno oblačno vreme i biće zanimljivo pratiti status baterija.
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Let je nastavak pokušaja da se po prvi put obiđe svet u vazduhoplovu na solarni pogon i predstavlja demonstraciju da čista tehnologija može da pokreće naš svet.