No, a cutting-edge technological challenge!
A sufficiently eccentric project to appeal to one’s emotions and get one’s adrenaline pumping: to harness a clean and renewable form of energy, and use it to fly night and day without limit.
PILOTS & TEAM
They made it! Yesterday it was a dream, today its a revolutionary airplane that flew
40 000km without fuel, a first for energy!
Bertrand Piccard’s vision, coupled with André Borschberg’s managerial experience and the skills of a multi-disciplinary team have enabled an idea to be transformed into reality. « Too big, too light and impossible to control in flight», said the experts. Nevertheless, industrial partners provided fundings and technologies to realize the most energy efficient airplane ever built. Learn more HERE