Solar Plane Lands After Record-Breaking Pacific Crossingi
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Zlatica Hoke
July 04, 2015 11:18 AM
Andre Borschberg, pilot of Solar Impulse, an airplane powered only by the sun, safely touches down in Hawaii after completing record-setting flight halfway across the Pacific from Japan, covering more than 8,000 kilometers and spending nearly 120 hours in the air. Zlatica Hoke has more.

Solar Plane Lands After Record-Breaking Pacific Crossing

Zlatica Hoke

Published July 04, 2015

Andre Borschberg, pilot of Solar Impulse, an airplane powered only by the sun, safely touches down in Hawaii after completing record-setting flight halfway across the Pacific from Japan, covering more than 8,000 kilometers and spending nearly 120 hours in the air. Zlatica Hoke has more.


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