Solar Impulse took off for its sixth flight from Chongqing to Nanjing, China

Solar Impulse took off for its sixth flight from Chongqing to Nanjing, China, on Tuesday April 21st 2015, at 06:06 Beijing time and landed on Tuesday April 21st at 23:28. Bertrand Piccard flew the zero-fuel airplane 1344km (725.7 NM) for 17 hours and 22 minutes.

The next possible flight is the epic Pacific crossing, scheduled for May 9th.

Solar Impulse in Nanjing -2

Bertrand Piccard flew the zero-fuel airplane 1344km (725.7 NM) for 17 hours and 22 minutes.

Solar Impulse in Nanjing -3

The next possible flight is the epic Pacific crossing, scheduled for May 9th.

 

Stéphane ChourySolar Impulse took off for its sixth flight from Chongqing to Nanjing, China