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News: Pacific Ocean

We have started to collect the most important news related to Pacific Ocean in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Pacific Ocean – overview

Pacific Ocean: news

VIDEO: 'I feel like I can fly forever'

Tuesday, June 30th 2015, 21:16

A solar-powered plane that is attempting to cross the Pacific Ocean is encountering its first weather front.
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VIDEO: 'No going back' for Solar Impulse

Monday, June 29th 2015, 13:30

A solar-powered plane has passed the "point of no return" in its second bid at making a record-breaking flight across the Pacific Ocean.
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Solar plane passes 'no return' point

Monday, June 29th 2015, 10:46
related countries: Japan Japan

A solar-powered plane passes the "point of no return" after leaving Japan for a second attempt at a record-breaking flight across the Pacific Ocean.
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VIDEO: Woman attempts first solo Pacific row

Monday, June 8th 2015, 2:20
related countries: United States United States

An American woman is trying to become the first female to row solo across the Pacific Ocean.
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Weather threatens solar plane bid

Monday, June 1st 2015, 2:50

The Solar Impulse, which is attempting the world's first Pacific Ocean crossing in a solar-powered plane, is in holding pattern as weather worsens.
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VIDEO: Solar Impulse: Ready for Pacific flight

Saturday, May 30th 2015, 15:12

The Solar Impulse team is preparing to set off on the most dangerous phase of the mission to fly a solar-powered plane around the world - flying non-stop across the Pacific Ocean.
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Whale's record migration across Pacific

Wednesday, April 15th 2015, 3:30

A gray whale makes a 22,500 km (14,000 mile) journey across the Pacific Ocean - the longest migration of any mammal, say scientists.
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Europe's mini-space shuttle returns

Wednesday, February 11th 2015, 15:25

A prototype for a versatile mini-spaceplane has successfully completed its first test flight, splashing down in the Pacific Ocean.
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Balloonists surpass flight records

Friday, January 30th 2015, 16:25

Two pilots have surpassed the world distance and durations records for a flight in a helium balloon after crossing the Pacific Ocean.
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VIDEO: Homes slip into sea as storm pounds US

Friday, December 12th 2014, 13:06
related countries: United States United States

Stormy weather and high tides have hit the west coast of the US causing homes to collapse into the Pacific ocean.
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