Graphic shows details of Perlan II mission.


Glider aims for new heights and rare scientific data

July 19, 2017 - The Airbus-sponsored Perlan II mission is in Argentina for a second year of flight operations in a bid to set a new glider altitude record by riding so-called “mountain waves” created by powerful gusts of wind over the Andes Mountains.

PUBLISHED:19/07/2017; STORY: Graphic News
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