Payerne (Switzerland)

Type: City
Name: Payerne (Switzerland)
Country: Switzerland
Latitude: 46.82
Longitude: 6.92
population: 7,758
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Commercial Spaceflight Federation Welcomes New Associate Members

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation is pleased to announce the addition of three new organizations to its membership. BRPH, The Robert A. & Virginia Heinlein Prize Trust, and Swiss Space Systems’ S3 USA Holdings have each joined as Associate Member ... [Published SpaceRef - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

June’s top stories: Boeing’s $8bn deal, Google to acquire Skybox Imaging

China Eastern Airlines has agreed to buy $8bn Boeing 737 aircraft, Google has signed an agreement to acquire satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $500m, while Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has completed first flight in Switzerland. Aerospace-technology.com wraps-up ... [Published Aerospace Technology - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Swiss aviator prepares to fly solar plane around the globe

PAYERNE, SWITZERLAND – A Swiss psychiatrist-turned-adventurer who circumnavigated the globe in a hot air balloon now wants to become the first to do it in a solar-powered aircraft.Bertrand Piccard, 56, believes the flight by Solar Impulse 2 offers a ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Big Picture: Preparing for a solar-powered flight around the world

Earlier this week, the second Solar Impulse aircraft embarked on its maiden voyage over Payerne, Switzerland. Solar Impulse 2 hopes to expand on the success of its predecessor, and make an around-the-world flight in 2015. The 72 meter-wide wing... ... [Published Engadget - Jun 05 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

A successful 1st fight for Solar Impulse 2

Payerne (Switzerland) - Solar Impulse 2, the solar aircraft of Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg, today carried out its first flight out of the Payerne aerodrome in Switzerland.The revolutionary single-seater aircraft, with which Bertrand Piccard ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 03 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 3 reports

Solar aircraft makes successful debut

The new experimental solar powered 72 metre wingspan aircraft “Solar Impulse 2″, HB-SIB, takes off during its first flight in Payerne, Switzerland on June 2, 2014, a year ahead of their planned round-the-world flight using solar energy. AFPPAYERNE — A ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Next generation solar plane unveiled in Switzerland

PAYERNE, Switzerland - The masterminds of sun-powered plane Solar Impulse formally unveiled their new aircraft Wednesday, a year ahead of their planned round-the-world flight.Solar Impulse 2 is the successor of the original plane of the same name, which ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 16 2014 - Updated Mar 16 2014 - 1 reports

Swiss startup considering space launches from Florida

A Swiss aerospace company plans to begin zero gravity flights from the Kennedy Space Center next year and may use the spaceport's former space shuttle landing strip as a home base for small satellite launches beginning in 2018, officials announced Fr ... [Published Spaceflight Now - Mar 16 2014]
First reported Feb 01 2014 - Updated Feb 01 2014 - 1 reports

Davos’s World Economic Forum Air Defense

World Economic Forum 2014, in Davos, from Jan. 22 to 25, was secured by a complex airspace surveillance operation. As happened in the last years , both the Austrian Air Force and the Swiss Air Force contributed to the security of the international conference ... [Published The Aviationist - Feb 01 2014]

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Bombardier Business Aircraft Challenger programmes vice-president and general manager Stéphane Leblanc said: "With Transport Canada certification of the Challenger 350 aircraft programme in-hand, another significant milestone has been achieved."
"These two airplanes are the most energy efficient airplanes ever designed" pilot Andre Borschberg told a 500-strong audience of officials, sponsors and diplomats a
"For S3, Florida offers several major advantages, including a strategic geographic location, as well as access to key infrastructure and human resources, which will help to enable our success" said Pascal Jaussi, founder and CEO of Swiss Space Systems

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Commercial Spaceflight Federation Welcomes New ... [Published SpaceRef - Jul 24 2014]
June’s top stories: Boeing’s $8bn deal, Google ... [Published Aerospace Technology - Jul 08 2014]
Swiss aviator prepares to fly solar plane aroun... [Published Japan Times - Jul 01 2014]
The Big Picture: Preparing for a solar-powered ... [Published Engadget - Jun 05 2014]
A successful 1st fight for Solar Impulse 2 [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 03 2014]
Solar aircraft makes successful debut [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 02 2014]
Solar Impulse makes historic first flight [Published Trade Arabia - Jun 02 2014]
HISTORIC: Solar flight takes off [Published Trade Arabia - Jun 02 2014]
Next generation solar plane unveiled in Switzer... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 09 2014]
Swiss startup considering space launches from F... [Published Spaceflight Now - Mar 16 2014]
Davos’s World Economic Forum Air Defense [Published The Aviationist - Feb 01 2014]
SAAB meeting Geneva industry [Published Nortrade - May 22 2013]
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The Big Picture: Preparing for a solar-powered ... [Published Engadget - Jun 05 2014]
Earlier this week, the second Solar Impulse aircraft embarked on its maiden voyage over Payerne, Switzerland. Solar Impulse 2 hopes to expand on the success of its predecessor, and make an around-the-world flight in 2015. The 72 meter-wide wing... ...
A successful 1st fight for Solar Impulse 2 [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 03 2014]
Payerne (Switzerland) - Solar Impulse 2, the solar aircraft of Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg, today carried out its first flight out of the Payerne aerodrome in Switzerland.The revolutionary single-seater aircraft, with which Bertrand Piccard ...
Next generation solar plane unveiled in Switzer... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 09 2014]
PAYERNE, Switzerland - The masterminds of sun-powered plane Solar Impulse formally unveiled their new aircraft Wednesday, a year ahead of their planned round-the-world flight.Solar Impulse 2 is the successor of the original plane of the same name, which ...
Davos’s World Economic Forum Air Defense [Published The Aviationist - Feb 01 2014]
World Economic Forum 2014, in Davos, from Jan. 22 to 25, was secured by a complex airspace surveillance operation. As happened in the last years , both the Austrian Air Force and the Swiss Air Force contributed to the security of the international conference ...
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