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Watch the #bestof   #Flight6  from Chongqing to Nanjing! +Bertrand Piccard brought #Si2  on the shores on the Pacific Ocean for the moment of truth... 
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The first #App that connects the Earth to the Sky, by +WISeKeySA! Download it now to make sure you do not miss a single thing about the Pacific Crossing! http://wisfans.com/solarimpulse/
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While flying #Si2, +Bertrand Piccard and +André Borschberg took amazing pictures! Enjoy them http://www.solarimpulse.com/pilots and stay tuned for the shots to come during the #Pacific crossing!
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That takes the selfie to a whole new level!
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March 19th, 2015. Solar Impulse took off after an overnight "pit stop", for its fourth flight from Varanasi (India), to Mandalay (Myanmar) at 5:22AM local time. +Bertrand Piccard flew the solar aircraft for 13 hours and 29 minutes, travelling a distance of 1'398 km at the average speed of 103.68 km/h. Max. altitude reached: 27 000 ft (8 230 m). 

Watch the landing in Mandalay: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0-AqtI6MJE&list=PL-tY-9eGABwzI4n_vY4r0NBbOTeLtC-RA&index=3
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#solarimpulse, the plane fueled by the sun, flying day and night, embraces all children with loads of love. Happy Children’s Day #gunesledevrialem #rtw +Brisa Türkiye 
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O yeah!! This was the first donation I ever made in my life and I am happy everyday and actually want to get more involved with it. So much so Im going to school for it. lol
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+Bertrand Piccard  brought ‪#‎Si2‬ to ‪#‎Nanjing‬, on the shore of the ‪#‎Pacific‬ Ocean. +André Borschberg  will attempt to do what no one has ever done before. This will be the moment of truth for ‪#‎solarimpulse‬: flying in a solar airplane to Hawaii in 5 days and 5 nights in a 3.8m3 unpressurised cockpit.
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you will do it with excellence.
Je vous tiens les 4 pouces!
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+André Borschberg joined +Bertrand Piccard on stage this morning through Skype for the press conference in ‪#‎Nanjing‬. Celebrating the completion of the first segment of the ‪#‎RTW‬!
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congrats on completing the first segment and best wishes for the next
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As we are in #China, our #partner +ABB helps tame the country's 'yellow dragon’ with its anti-desertification program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQl7_otZRl0

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Thanks to the Chinese Association of Science and Technology, we received the visit of hundreds of students today! Help us to crowdfund our educational activities: http://www.solarimpulse.com/impulse-crowdfund_education
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The Pacific crossing, the biggest challenge of the #RTW, is getting close! Discover #Si2's cockpit, which will be the #pilot's living environment for 5 days and 5 nights in a row, in this #video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEF_Na2hyZs&list=PL-tY-9eGABwwxFGw6ciMFP1qDAcIncMek&index=4
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+André Borschberg is finally back, and reunited with +Bertrand Piccard and the #solarTEAM! All ready to prepare the next #RTW challenge: the Pacific!
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Blessings from the National University of La Plata (UNLP)
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As you liked a lot this selfie from Bertrand Piccard, it's now you turn to shine! As it is #EarthDay2015, share your #ExtremeSelfie using #futureisclean !
Now we challenge YOU to beat that!
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Solar Impulse has demonstrated that a solar-powered airplane can fly day and night without fuel. The next challenge is to fly around the world. Our aim is to prove that progress is possible using clean forms of energy. Becoming a pioneer is all in the mind.
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ABOUT SOLAR IMPULSE
www.solarimpulse.com: The only airplane of perpetual endurance, able to fly day and night on solar power, without a drop of fuel.

Our challenge is to attempt the First Round-The-World Solar Flight in 2015. A way for Bertrand Piccard, André Borschberg and their team to demonstrate how pioneering spirit, innovation and clean technologies can change the world. 


Main Partners : Solvay - Omega - Schindler - ABB

ABOUT GOOGLE & SOLAR IMPULSE
Google is proud to be Solar Impulse’s official internet & technology partner. Google and Solar Impulse share the same values and believe in pioneering spirit, innovation, engineering excellence and clean technologies. Google is committed to help the Solar Impulse team to make the best out of the Web, through its numerous technologies.

Google and Solar Impulse collaborate on a day-to-day basis, on ways to introduce the Solar Impulse project to more people, thanks to programs such as Connected Classrooms, based on Google+ Hangouts and YouTube.
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