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Solar Impulse to Leave Myanmar on Sunday 29th UTC

The Solar Impulse team has announced that the zero-fuel airplane will take off from Mandalay, Myanmar, on Monday morning at around 05:30 local time (Sunday evening around 23:00 UTC). The plane will be piloted by Bertrand Piccard. It will head to Chongqing, China.

Third and Fourth Solar Impulse Flights Now Completed

The zero-fuel aircraft Solar Impulse continues its journey around the world. After spending several days on the ground in Ahmedabad, India, to have everything ready for the next flights, André Borschberg started the 4th leg of the round-the-world mission at 1:48 am UTC yesterday. He headed to Varana...