Solar Impulse 2- world’s first solar-powered aircraft on global journey lands in Ahmedabad
Posted on: 2015-03-11 Posted by: CLAT Gurukul Category: Archive Blog
[caption id="attachment_1397" align="aligncenter" width="275"] Solar Impulse 2[/caption] World’s first solar powered aircraft on global journey- Solar Impulse 2 successfully landed in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The aircraft was piloted by Swiss pilots Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg from its first halt Muscat, Oman. Solar Impulse’s maiden global journey: Solar impulse started its 35000 km long journey from Abu Dhabi (UAE). Its first halt was in Muscat (Oman). Flight route and Stops- It will stop in Ahmedabad and Varanasi in India, Mandalay (Myanmar), Chongqing & Nanjing (China). Then it will cross Pacific Ocean via Hawaii and fly across the US and take 3 stops at Phoenix, the Midwest and New York City. Then it will cross Atlantic Ocean and stop in Southern Europe or North Africa and end its journey at Abu Dhabi. Note: For more updates on topics asked in CLAT, keep visiting CLAT Gurukul which is a knowledge sharing initiative of The Knowledge Tree, Patna's premier coaching institute for CLAT and for other law entrance exams like AILET, SET, LSAT etc.