Solar plane inspiration for sustainable development: UN chief

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.

Solar-powered plane lands in Washington

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.

Solar-powered plane embarks on flight across US

A solar-powered airplane has embarked on the first leg of its journey across the United Sates on Friday, May 3.

Solar plane lands after completing 24-hour flight

An experimental solar-powered plane lands safely after maiden 24-hr test flight.