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SOLAR IMPULSE RTW UPDATE #8
BREAKING NEWS

Unfortunately due Worsening Weather Situation Increasing the Risk of the flight from Nanjing to Hawaii, the Flight Mission Team Decides Against Taking off on UTC 25 May. 

The trend of unstable weather in the Pacific has taken a toll for the worse. A combination of factors put this flight at risk, including cloud levels reducing charging capacity and considerable holding and loitering times to get through the front may have forced a 7 day flight, pushing the Pilot to excessive extremes.

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