Posted on April 24, 2015 · Posted in Press Releases

1

SOLAR IMPULSE’S FIRST ROUND-THE-WORLD SOLAR FLIGHT
Solar Impulse is 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.

 

 

###

Barbers Point Aviation Services (BPAS) and Barbers Point Flight School (BPFS) were founded in 2010 by Reginald Perry. Based at Kalaeloa Airport, the former historic Barbers Point Naval Air Station in Kapolei, Hawaii, and operating the only private flight school in west Oahu, a fixed base operation, and doing air tours of the island, BPAS and BPFS provide handling, fueling and other services to military and commercial flights for all of the Pacific rim, as well as ground and flight training for prospective pilots.

About the Author