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  • Solar Impulse completes first leg of trans-USA journey


    Solar Impulse has completed the first leg of its historic trip across the USA, flying from San Francisco, California to Phoenix, Arizona. The solar-powered...


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  • Long-endurance Solar Impulse prototype makes first flight


    Solar Impulse moved a step closer to a planned round-the-world flight next year with the maiden flight on 2 June of ...


  • PICTURE & VIDEO: Solar Impulse passes trans-USA flight milestone


    New York's John F Kennedy International airport was the scene of an improbable aviation milestone, as the Swiss...


  • Solar Impulse completes first leg of trans-USA journey


    Solar Impulse has completed the first leg of its historic trip across the USA, flying from San Francisco, California to...


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  • Long-endurance Solar Impulse prototype makes first flight

    News | 02 Jun 2014 20:54 | Stephen Trimble

    Solar Impulse moved a step closer to a planned round-the-world flight next year with the maiden flight on 2 June of the critical second prototype – the first solar-powered aircraft designed to cross oceans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Long-endurance-Solar-Impulse-prototype-makes-first-flight-399971/
  • PICTURE & VIDEO: Solar Impulse passes trans-USA flight milestone

    News | 08 Jul 2013 13:17 | Dan Thisdell

    New York's John F Kennedy International airport was the scene of an improbable aviation milestone, as the Swiss technology demonstration project Solar Impulse touched down at a few minutes past 11pm on 6 July after an 18h 23min flight from Washington DC to complete a five-legged coast-to-coast mission without burning a drop of fuel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-VIDEO-Solar-Impulse-passes-trans-USA-flight-milestone-388031/
  • Solar Impulse completes first leg of trans-USA journey

    News | 06 May 2013 16:35 | Zach Rosenberg

    Solar Impulse has completed the first leg of its historic trip across the USA, flying from San Francisco, California to Phoenix, Arizona. The solar-powered...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-completes-first-leg-of-trans-USA-journey-385509/
  • Solar-powered aircraft to fly across USA in May

    News | 03 Apr 2013 15:09 | Dave Majumdar

    A Swiss effort to fly a solar-powered aircraft across the USA is expected to launch from San Franciso, California, this May. Called Solar Impulse,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-powered-aircraft-to-fly-across-USA-in-May-384166/
  • IN FOCUS: Solar Impulse founders aim to highlight environmental solutions

    News | 08 Oct 2012 09:00 | Dan Thisdell

    Planning a solar-powered circumnavigation of the globe for 2015, the Solar Impulse founders insist technologies to meet many environmental challenges are already herehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Solar-Impulse-founders-aim-to-highlight-environmental-solutions-377200/
  • Solar Impulse gets funding boost for round-the-world plan

    News | 04 Oct 2012 11:30 | Dan Thisdell

    Solar Impulse, the solar-powered aircraft project, received a boost to its bid to fly round the world in 2015 using only solar power thanks to an increased financial commitment from Bayer MaterialScience.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Solar-Impulse-gets-funding-boost-for-round-the-world-plan-377066/