NEWS AND FLIGHTS
Welcome all to explore buoyancy over the Italian alps; floating over mountain tops using only air currents and the heat of the Sun, and collecting atmospheric data as well as tracking the swirling trace of the Explorer.
On Sunday at 11am, against odds and weather forecasts, we will float over the skies of Rome, Italy, launching an Aerocne Explorer at Lago ExSNIA and declare independence from fossil-fuels! See you there!
Read Andrew Grants thoughts about launching an Explorer at Forest of Imagination, a festival in Bath, UK, which 2017 edition explored feelings surrounding ‘where we feel at home’ whether it is in the city and being in nature.
MAFIA Bags, a design and manufacturing studio based in San Francisco, followed the online instructions to build an Aerocene Explorer and added its personal touch to the sculpture, which floated over the Californian sun
The conference 'Mobile Utopia Conference: pasts, presents, futures' and two tethered flights in the spirit of Aerocene will take place at Lancaster University.
On September 13th, in the context of the interUCA Olympiads, students from TECAT built, flew and inhabited an Aerocene solar balloon. For several hours, the students cut and stuck together recycled plastic bin bags in order to assemble a large solar balloon.
We are ready to send the Aerocene message to new heights! On the 23rd of September we will be launching 2 new Aerocene Sculptures on their Aerosolar Journey.