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GFE to initially target Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama, with an immediate order of one NPU 60, and a minimum purchase commitment of an additional 4 NPU 60s for the first year, then to extend
It has been quite a journey for two Swiss visionaries, one a Businessman who trained as a pilot in the Swiss air force and flew missions for 20 years and the other a psychiatrist who became the first person to fly around the world in a hot air balloon; the pair completed the first ever intercontinental roundtrip flight using only the power of the Sun.
The Solar Impulse HB-SIA aircraft of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg took off from Toulouse-Francazal airport in Toulouse, France this morning at 7:01 a.m. (local time) heading for its final destination: Payerne, Switzerland.
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