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Mars 2015

  • Logbook

    08/03 - 2015

    Solutions – at long last!

    People have been talking about climate change for over 15 years. Meanwhile, the situation has got worse, but the language used hasn’t changed at all. As before, the talk is still about a huge and very... - read more

  • News

    30/03 - 2015

    LEG #5: Landing MANDALAY - CHONGQING

    Bertrand left with Si2 this morning from Myanmar to Chongqing. This flight was one of the most challenging since the beginning of the RTW adventure.  This flight was the second last flight before crossing... - read more

  • News

    30/03 - 2015

    LEG #5: Takeoff MANDALAY - CHONGQING

    March 30, 2015: The solar aircraft departed from the Mandalay International Airport this morning at 3:36 am local time (9:06 pm GMT [March 29th]) attempting the most challenging flight since having started... - read more

  • News

    20/03 - 2015

    Speech to the President of Myanmar

    I made a speech to the President of Myanmar expressing how important it is for André Borschberg and I to have the opportunity to stay in Mandalay the next few days. The 21st century is about exploration... - read more

  • News

    19/03 - 2015

    LEG #4: Landing VARANASI - MANDALAY

    Bertrand landed HB-SIB at the Mandalay International Airport in Myanmar at 19:51 local time or 13:21 UTC, completing the 4th stop on the Round-The-World route. Flying from Varanasi (India), it took the... - read more

  • News

    19/03 - 2015

    LEG #4: Takeoff VARANASI - MANDALAY

    After a short pit-stop to change pilots before taking off for its fourth flight to Mandalay (Myanmar), Bertrand Piccard took-off  at 5:22 local time (23:52 UTC). This flight will allow to test the stabilisation... - read more

  • News

    19/03 - 2015

    LEG #3: Landing AHMEDABAD - VARANASI

    Solar Impulse completes its 3rd leg of Round-The-World Solar Flight, landing in Varanasi. The innovative solar powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 (Si2), successfully completed its third leg of the Round-The-World... - read more

  • News

    18/03 - 2015

    LEG #3: Takeoff AHMEDABAD - VARANASI

    Solar Impulse officially took-off today at 1:48 am UTC (7:18 am local time) with a delay due to last minute customs and immigration formalities with Indian authorities. André Borschberg will fly the aircraft... - read more

  • News

    10/03 - 2015

    LEG #2: Landing OMAN - AHMEDABAD

    On board Si2 at 6.35am (02:35UTC) on the second flight from Muscat (Muscat International Airport, MCT/OOMS) in the Sultanate of Oman, Bertrand flew to Ahmedabad (Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International... - read more

  • News

    10/03 - 2015

    Leg #2: Takeoff Oman - Ahmedabad

    Bertrand Piccard took off from Muscat International Airport at 6.35am (02:35UTC) on the way to Ahmedabad. Today's flight is likely to be a record-breaker, maximum distance travelled by a solar-powered... - read more

  • News

    09/03 - 2015

    Leg #1: Abu Dhabi (UAE) - Muscat (Oman)

    André Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard finally launch the attempt at flying Round-The-World in a solar-powered airplane. The experimental aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 took-off this morning from Abu Dhabi. Under... - read more

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