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#Solar Impulse

# solar-impulse - Monday 9 March, 2015

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

# solar-impulse - Friday 21 June, 2013

Could this solar-powered plane allow us to fly without fuel?

A 13-year-old project, privately funded in Switzerland, has seen a plane flying across America – by day AND by night.

# solar-impulse - Friday 3 May, 2013

How this plane is travelling across America without any fuel

Powered entirely by the sun, the plane can fly by day or night but it will never be able to carry passengers.