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Solar Impulse Team Unveils New Aircraft For 2015 World Tour
2014-04-09 14:59:57

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are currently planning their next adventure – an around-the-world adventure in an aircraft powered solely by the energy of the sun. In an effort to realize that dream, they have unveiled their latest plane that will make that flight: Solar Impulse 2. According to an emailed statement, “Solar Impulse is the product of an alliance between two men to fulfill a...

2014-02-13 20:20:13

DUBLIN, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hb3t3h/actuator_systems) has announced the addition of the "Actuator Systems Market in Aviation - Market Analysis and Forecasts 2014 - 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hb3t3h/actuator_systems ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global actuator systems market in aviation is estimated...

2014-01-08 16:20:32

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z4qjcv/commercial ) has announced the addition of the "Commercial Aircraft Electrical & Environmental Systems Market, Forecast & Analysis (2013 - 2018)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z4qjcv/commercial ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Slowly recovering from the economic crisis,...

2013-09-23 23:19:46

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Electric Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) 2013-2023 London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Thousands of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) will be deployed in the next few years for both civil and military missions. Early adoption of new technologies from smart skin to structural components and intelligent motors with integral gearing will be employed. Electric power makes possible the use of wheel power for take-off because electric...

2013-09-23 23:04:58

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Manned Electric Aircraft 2013-2023: Trends, Projects, Forecasts London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Electric aircraft serve the need for reduced noise, air and ground pollution and reduced global warming. They provide freedom from foreign sources of oil. They make new things possible such as helicopters that can carry out a controlled landing after engineering failures thanks to electric backup and leisure aircraft getting all...

2013-07-25 08:21:21

Recently introduced innovations may pave the way for new all-electric aircraft with enhanced efficiency and lower operation costs LONDON, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The orders pipeline in the aviation industry may be thinner than expected, but innovation is still soaring as showcased by recent achievements and real demonstrations. Novel solutions presented by major industry players at the recent Air Paris Show, could allow fuel savings and make the aircraft environmentally...

Solar Impulse Team Recap Across America 2013
2013-07-20 06:42:48

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A little less than two weeks after the Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg landed safely for a final time on American soil, the duo recently recapped the Across America 2013 mission and take a look at what is on the horizon. The HB-SIA II prototype, a zero-fuel airplane built in Switzerland by a private team of civilians had become the first successful aircraft to fly from coast to coast both day and night...

2013-07-19 12:21:28

DUBLIN, Ireland, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vsv2gj/manned_electric) has announced the addition of the "Manned Electric Aircraft 2013-2023: Trends, Projects, Forecasts" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vsv2gj/manned_electric ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Hybrid & Pure Electric Fixed Wing & Vtol Technology...

Across America 2013: Solar Impulse Prepares For Final Leg To New York
2013-07-05 06:17:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are now preparing for the final flight of their HB-SIA zero-fuel airplane in the Across America 2013 campaign. Borschberg will take control of the solar-powered airplane for this final leg of the journey from Washington, DC to New York. Borschberg is scheduled to take off from Washington Dulles International Airport on Saturday, July 6 at around 5:00 am EDT. The...

2013-07-03 12:20:27

DUBLIN, July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/527zpk/electric_aircraft) has announced the addition of the "Electric Aircraft 2013-2023" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/527zpk/electric_aircraft ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This is the first and only report to analyse all forms of electric flying vehicle, from robot insects to new solar...


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Solar Impulse
2014-04-11 10:27:07

The Solar Impulse is a Swiss made long-range solar-powered aircraft project. It was developed at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. The project’s goal is to circle the Earth with a piloted fixed-wing aircraft, powered only by solar energy. Bertrand Piccard, a Swiss aeronaut leads the project who was a co-pilot with Andre Borsch berg a Swiss businessman, in the first balloon to circle the Earth non-stop. The Swiss aircraft is a single-seat monoplane which can stay airborne...

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