• LATAM Operates Flight Chasing Solar Eclipse

    2 monthes ago - By Global Traveler Usa

    For many astronomers, flying through the air in pursuit of a total solar eclipse is a dream opportunity. LATAM Airlines Group gave a group of 50 astronomers and enthusiasts from10 countries the chance to do just that.
    Early in July, one of LATAM's Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft took off from Easter Island and made for the solar eclipse's shadow. The plane chased the shadow, giving onboard passengers eight minutes of total darkness. Under normal conditions, people can only experience about 2.5 minutes of total darkness during a total solar eclipse.
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