Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 21:35
Applauding the first cross US journey of the solar-powered plane, Ban Ki-moon today said the historic flight could serve as an inspiration to tackle climate change and promote sustainable development.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2013, 20:40
The single seater Solar Impulse plane, attempting a record-breaking trip across the US, made a smooth landing here today, leaving it with just one more hop to go in its cross-continent journey.
Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 23:01
A solar-powered airplane has embarked on the first leg of its journey across the United Sates on Friday, May 3.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2012, 10:22
A solar powered plane takes off for its “last rehearsal” before a round-the-world attempt in 2014.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 08, 2010, 14:12
An experimental solar-powered plane lands safely after maiden 24-hr test flight.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 07, 2009, 11:18
Solar Impulse, the Swiss bid to make the first solar-powered flight around the world, rolled out its prototype on Friday at an airbase near Zurich and powered up the engines.
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