A solar electric aircraft just took to the sky from Dubai. The 2 pilots have the goal of flying around the world (in ~25 days). SI2 (Solar Impulse 2)!is the size...
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Solar Impulse 2, unveiled in April, is the largest solar electric aircraft ever made with a wingspan of 72 m. It can fly forever without landing on sun power alone.
Can you fly around the entire world powered solely by the sun? ABB and Solar Impulse think it's possible. In 2015, the sun-powered flight around the world