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Published on June 3rd, 2014 | by Jo Borrás

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1st Solar Airplane To Carry Two People — Sunseeker

June 3rd, 2014 by  


We’ve written about the Solar Impulse (and Solar Impulse 2) dozens of times. The Solar Impulse team has surely set more solar airplane records than any other. But here’s a new solar airplane record from a different team. The Sunseeker is apparently the first solar airplane to carry two people.

Sunseeker Solar Plane Takes First Passenger Flight (via Gas 2.0)

Last month, husband and wife team Eric and Irena Raymond took to the sky together behind the wheel stick of the Solar Flight Sunseeker Duo – making the Sunseeker the first solar-powered airplane to carry two people. The Sunseeker’s accomplishment…

 
 





 

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I've been involved in motorsports and tuning since 1997, and write for a number of blogs in the Important Media network. You can find me on Twitter, Skype (jo.borras) or Google+.



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