The plane powered by the sun's rays made a 5,000-mile journey nonstop
There's no going back now
The craft touched down in New York over the weekend after zipping across the States, but not without some technical difficulties.
Instead of flying out of Dallas and touching down in a reserved hangar, the sun-powered plane Solar Impulse will land in an inflatable structure for part three of its trans-America...
Solar Impulse will attempt to fly across the United States using nothing but sunlight for fuel.
A team of visionary Swiss engineers and at least one test pilot with nerves of steel have pushed solar-powered flight … Continued
The Swiss-built Solar Impulse airplane is about to enter the darkness today, already several hours into what is slated to … Continued
Considering the massive carbon emissions that come from burning jet fuel, air travel is in serious need of a green … Continued
Solar Impulse has been unveiled
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