SOLAR IMPULSE PLANE

  • Solarpowered plane wraps first leg of flight across US May 5, 2013

    The flight from San Fransisco to Phoenix took 18 hours and 18 minutes on Saturday and didn't use a drop of fuel. A solarpowered airplane that developers hope eventually to pilot around the world landed safely in Phoenix on the first leg of an attempt to fly across the...
  • World's first 'solar plane' to fly across US April 3, 2013

    Houston: A first of its kind ultralightweight plane powered completely by the sun is set to fly coasttocoast this spring. The Solar Impulse plane will stop in Dallas city in Texas during its historic crosscountry journey that begins on May 1, 2013 its creators announced on Tuesday. The plane, which...