Key Innovations – HB-SIA & HB-SIB Read below to find out all the new things in this aircraft.
Structure carbon fiber sheets only 25g/m² (0.8 oz./11 square feet).
– 3 times lighter than paper
Solar Cells only 135 microns thin – like an average human hair
Motors 6% energy loss versus 70% in normal thermal motors
Batteries high energy density – 260 kW/kg (348 hp)
Cockpit isolation foam – pores 40% smaller than previous materials
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What does it take to make available all the video for Solar Impulse ?
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Beds:6 BedBaths:10 BathHouse Size:15,000 Sq FtLot Size:4.41 AcresYear Built:2008
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