Eclipse chasers on the track

A successful mission has been led March 20th 2015 by Amjet Executive SA. 3 Falcon 7X jets departed from Paris, Le Bourget and Geneva, Cointin with groups of professional and amateur astronomers.

Destination, somewhere between Northern Scotland and Iceland where the totality of the eclipse could be observed. The target was to climb up to 49'000 Ft to observe the eclipse without any atmospheric turbulence. The experience was amazing and allow passengers to get the optimized conditions. We have compiled on this news some videos, web links and photos.