Eric and Irena Raymond fly in the Sunseeker Duo above the countryside near Milan, Italy
Irena Raymond joined her husband Eric in the solar-powered Sunseeker Duo
The Sunseeker Duo becomes the first solar-powered airplane to carry two people
Solar Flight claims that, with two people on board, it's capable of flights of 12 hours or more
The first glimpse of the planned two-person, solar-powered airplane back in 2010 (Photo: Paul Ridden/Gizmag)
Last month, Solar Flight revealed that the team was working hard to get its Sunseeker Duo ready for the first passenger flights this (northern) summer. Today, the company announced that husband and wife team Eric and Irena Raymond have taken to the skies together, making the Duo the first solar-powered airplane to carry two people.
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