Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip

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(Abu Dhabi) - The first round-the-world solar powered flight has been completed, after the Solar Impulse aircraft touched down in Abu Dhabi. Bertrand Piccard piloted the plane for a final time, steering it safely from the Egyptian capital…

Successful Tests Flights for Solar Impulse 2 in Abu Dhabi

(Abu Dhabi) - Solar Impulse 2, the solar aircraft of Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg, soared across the skies of Abu Dhabi during its first test flights in the emirate. With Piccard and Borschberg taking turns in the cockpit,…