Solar Impulse Pilot Preparing For Journey Across the Atlantic Ocean
Solar Impulse, the lightweight solar-powered airplane being flown by two alternating pilots, will soon take off on a transatlantic flight, marking one of the most grueling legs in its trip around the world. The Swiss-made aircraft flew over the Statue of Liberty , before landing at JFK, where its
Solar-Powered Aircraft Lands in New York City as Part of Worldwide Voyage
The solar-powered airplane Solar Impulse 2 landed at New York City's JFK Airport early Saturday morning, the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage. The Swiss-made aircraft flew over the Statue of Liberty , before landing at JFK. BREAKING: just a solar airplane flying above #NYC & @StatueEllisNPS
Sun-Powered Plane Solar Impulse Begins Next Leg of Global Flight, Takes Off for Tulsa
The sun-powered plane Solar Impulse 2 departed Phoenix, Arizona, for Tulsa, Oklahoma, this morning as it glides towards its goal of circumnavigating the globe. Solar Impulse 2 took off from Goodyear Airport at 3:05 a.m. MT with pilot and Chairman of Solar Impulse, Bertrand Piccard, at the controls.
Solar Impulse Plane Begins First Leg of US Flight Path
The Solar Impulse plane took off in darkness from San Francisco this morning for the first leg of its journey across the United States. The solar-powered plane is expected to finish the 720-mile journey tonight when it lands at Phoenix Goodyear Airport. While the early-morning darkness may seem
Solar Impulse's Possible Flight Path After Pacific Crossing Toward Circumnavigation of the Globe
After touching down in San Francisco this weekend, the Solar Impulse plane could continue its journey across the United States as early as this week, making several pit stops before an Atlantic Ocean crossing. One of the pilots, Andre Borschberg, said the plane's next stop could be Phoenix, but
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Solar-Powered Plane Successfully Crosses Pacific Ocean, Lands in California
A solar-powered airplane's journey across the Pacific Ocean ended Saturday with a successful landing in Mountain View, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Swiss aeronaut Bertrand Piccard landed the Solar Impulse 2 at Moffett Airfield at 11:45 p.m. PST after 62 hours of flying without fuel.
See Minnesota HS Basketball Player Score Shot From Other End of Court Just Before Game Ends
A Minnesota high school basketball player is being hailed as the team's hero after he scored a shot made from the other end of the court just as the end-of-game buzzer rang. The epic shot was made by Austin High School junior Oman Oman, 16, who helped the team win by just one point against
Syria Talks: What You Need to Know
The United States, Russia, Saudi Arabia and even Iran have gathered with several other countries in Vienna, Austria , in pursuit of a way to end the four-year Syrian conflict. Whether there is a breakthrough remains to be seen, but this is what you should know: What's at Stake? The main issue on