Gallery: Solar Impulse Airplane to Attempt World’s First Solar-Powered ...

 
Today Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg’s Solar Impulse aircraft will attempt to complete the world’s first fully solar-powered flight over the Strait of Gibraltar! The first leg of the trip was piloted by André Borschberg from Switzerland to Spain, and now Bertrand Piccard will complete the challenge to reach Morocco, which means that the plane will travel over 1,500 miles without a drop of fuel.

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  1. jess1624 June 7, 2012 at 9:40 pm

    I love this article! Thanks for the update and I look forward to visiting your site often.

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