Three weeks after their maiden dual flight the Raymonds now tried a first cross-country flight in their new machine. On June 21st Eric Raymond sent out an e-mail reporting: “Irena and I just returned from an overnight trip in our new plane, our first experience traveling in it. We set our goal to be easy,…
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by Bill Elliott •
Eric Raymond, Californian designer of the single-seat SunSeeker II solar-powered aircraft, has made substantial progress on a two-seat solar-powered aircraft called the Sunseeker Duo. The project requires additional funds to complete and Eric has put out a request for grass-roots support via Kickstarter. The Kickstarter website has a nice video showing the SunSeeker II in flight and the status of the new SunSeeker Duo project: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sunseeker/sunseeker-duo. Additional information is available via the Solar-Flight website: http://solar-flight.com/.