Gallery: Solar Impulse Launches Solar-Powered Flight from San Francisco...

"Our priority is not the speed," explained Piccard. "Our priority is the duration -- to be able to fly as long as we wish, just on solar power. What we look for is to have a new milestone in this very exciting history of aviation that can attract the interest of the political world and the media, and show that for renewable energies and clean technologies, and for energy efficiency we can achieve impossible things."

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  1. daschio October 30, 2013 at 11:33 am

    great! go on!

  2. SkipFranks May 6, 2013 at 3:19 pm

    Awesome, keep us posted!!!

    Best regards,

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