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Sunseeker Duo’s first XC-Flight

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,…

SunSeeker Duo Project Seeks Kickstarter Support

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/.