Payerne (Switzerland)

Type: City
Name: Payerne (Switzerland)
Country: Switzerland
Latitude: 46.82
Longitude: 6.92
population: 7,758
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Russian House Speaker Says Cancellation of Visit to Switzerland Unfortunate

MOSCOW, August 15 (RIA Novosti) — The speaker of Russia’s lower house of parliament, Sergei Naryshkin, expressed his regret Friday that his visit to Switzerland for the celebration of 200 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries has ... [Published Russia Profile - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Swiss train carriage plunges into ravine after landslide

GENEVA - Agence France-PresseA derailed passenger train is pictured near Tiefencastel, Switzerland, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. AP PhotoA landslide derailed a passenger train in the Swiss mountains on Wednesday sending one carriage plunging into a ravine, ... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 4 reports

Switzerland Bars Russian Aerobatics Team from Air Show

MOSCOW, August 12 (RIA Novosti) – Switzerland barred a famous Russian aerobatics display team from taking part in the upcoming air show in Payerne, its Defense Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday."Even in times of crisis it is important to maintain ... [Published Russia Profile - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Swiss bar Russian display team from air show due to Ukraine crisis

Switzerland said Tuesday that it had decided to block the participation of Russia's air display team at a military show in the neutral nation due to the Ukraine crisis.The Russian Knights, an aerobatic squadron who fly Su-27 fighters, had been due to ... [Published Expatica Switzerland - Aug 12 2014]
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 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 - 1 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]

Quotes

"We meet our commitments and we will obviously implement previous agreements, because we do not allow ourselves to behave inappropriately" Naryshkin said
"The train made an emergency stop in the middle of nowhere" passenger Stevens Bockor was quoted as saying by news website 20Minuten
"Even in times of crisis it is important to maintain contacts. Nevertheless, military contacts are of a special nature and in the present circumstances it would be preferable to show restraint" the ministry was cited by Reuters as saying
"Even in times of crisis it is important to maintain contacts" the Swiss defence ministry said in a statement

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Russian House Speaker Says Cancellation of Visi... [Published Russia Profile - Aug 15 2014]
Swiss train carriage plunges into ravine after ... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 13 2014]
Switzerland Bars Russian Aerobatics Team from A... [Published Russia Profile - Aug 12 2014]
Swiss bar Russian display team from air show du... [Published Expatica Switzerland - Aug 12 2014]
Switzerland cancels Russian air show [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Aug 12 2014]
Switzerland cancels Russian participation in ai... [Published News.net - Aug 12 2014]
Switzerland cancels Russian participation in ai... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Aug 12 2014]
Commercial Spaceflight Federation Welcomes New ... [Published SpaceRef - Jul 24 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]
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]
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 ...
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