The Solar Impulse team has just announced the details of the Rounde-World flight of Solar Impulse 2 starting 1 March 2015. You can see all the details of this great Swiss adventure on their Website.
Your BRA Council has decided to finance one of the solar cells to support their crowdfunding effort. If you are interested in supporting this venture, go to their crowdfunding page.
There is a Press Conference in Abu Dhabi by Betrand Piccard and André Borschberg of the route to be taken by Solar Impulse 2 leaving from Abu Dhabi. In the run-up to the conference there is a brief account of the transport of the Solar Plane from Payerne to Abu Dhabi!
We have had a request from a British student who lived in Switzerland for 12 years to complete a questionnaire to help her with her dissertation about British migrants living in Switzerland!
We will publish the results when they are available.
Just complete the form at this address. There are 22 questions and it will take you less than 10 minutes.
BRA member Mike McKay is part of the team resuscitating World Radio Switzerland.
You can listen to his latest interview with the head of Investment Strategy for Barclays Banks – Hans Olsen on his website. (about the third screen!).
We have been made aware of the potential changes for those of you who pay tax in the UK.
There is a petition against this change and you can find all the details in our Information Portal in Section 4.
Details of this event have now been included in the web page, and you can also register using the form provided.