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Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History

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Airbus Perlan Mission II reaches new high altitude in search for world aviation record and new evidence on climate change

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Airbus Perlan Mission II

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Airbus Perlan Mission II Kicks Off Second Season Exploring SkiesAbove the Sierra Nevada

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Airbus Perlan Mission II sets sail for Argentina to begin glider flights aimed at edge of space

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Airbus Perlan Mission II continues final phase of testing in U.S.

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Airbus Group CEO joins Perlan II stratospheric glider team as pressurised test flights begin

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Airbus Perlan Mission II arrives at Minden

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Airbus Perlan Mission II

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Perlan World Record Tail Cam Perlan Project
04 September 2017

Perlan World Record Tail Cam

The tail camera of the Airbus Perlan Mission II pressurized glider captures a panoramic view from the world-record setting altitude of 52,172 feet, which pilots Jim Payne and Morgan Sandercock attained in their engineless craft on Sept. 3 in the skies over the Patagonian region of Argentina. (Photo courtesy Perlan Project.)

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Perlan World Record Pilots Perlan Project
03 September 2017

Perlan World Record Pilots

Airbus Perlan Mission II pilots Jim Payne (left) and Morgan Sandercock emerge from the cockpit after setting a new glider world altitude record Sept. 3, soaring to 52,172 feet in the pressurized craft that was carried aloft by rare “stratospheric mountain waves” in the Andes Mountains near El Calafate, Argentina. Photo by Jackie Payne, Perlan Project.

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Perlan World Record Flight Airbus photo by James Darcy
29 August 2017

Perlan World Record Flight

The Airbus Perlan Mission II pressurized glider soars above the peaks of the Andes near El Calafate, Argentina, where on Sept. 3 it broke a glider world altitude record by reaching 52,172 feet with Perlan Project pilots Jim Payne and Morgan Sandercock at the controls. (Airbus photo by James Darcy.)

Airbus photo by James Darcy
 The Perlan Project - Perlan Tail Shot at 30000ft © Perlan Project
02 August 2017

The Perlan Project - Perlan Tail Shot at 30000ft

Image from the tail camera of Perlan 2 taken at 30,000 feet this week

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Airbus Perlan Mission II hace historia con un nuevo récord mundial de altitud de un planeador      
Airbus Perlan Mission II hace historia con un nuevo récord mundial de altitud de un planeador
04 September 2017

Airbus Perlan Mission II hace historia con un nuevo récord mundial de altitud de un planeador

Airbus Perlan Mission II hace historia con un nuevo récord mundial de altitud de un planeador

La mission Airbus Perlan II entre dans l'histoire avec nouveau record d'altitude      
La mission Airbus Perlan II entre dans l'histoire avec nouveau record d'altitude
04 September 2017

La mission Airbus Perlan II entre dans l'histoire avec nouveau record d'altitude

La mission Airbus Perlan II entre dans l'histoire avec nouveau record d'altitude

Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets New World Record for Glider Altitude      
Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets New World Record for Glider Altitude
04 September 2017

Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets New World Record for Glider Altitude

Airbus Perlan Mission II Soars Into History, Sets New World Record for Glider Altitude

 
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