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05.13.11
Solar Impulse's first international flight is underway (live)
05.13.11

Solar Impulse's first international flight is underway (live)

We've been following Captain Piccard's Solar Impulse solar-powered airplane for a few years now....

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07.08.10
Solar Impulse returns from 24 hour test flight 26 hours later
07.08.10

Solar Impulse returns from 24 hour test flight 26 hours later

Rest easy, fans of solar-powered aeronautics. Captain Piccard's Solar Impulse has safely returned a...

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07.07.10
Solar Impulse begins 24-hour test flight, lets you watch the whole thing live
07.07.10

Solar Impulse begins 24-hour test flight, lets you watch the whole thing live

Boy, these Franco-Swiss research teams sure do like to exhibit their work to the world. After the L...

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04.08.10
Captain Piccard's Solar Impulse completes first full test flight, nears another frontier (video)
04.08.10

Captain Piccard's Solar Impulse completes first full test flight, nears another frontier (video)

We've tracked this solar-powered tub from its announcement last year, through its first runway test...

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07.03.09
Captain Piccard unveils Solar Impulse HB-SIA solar-powered plane
07.03.09

Captain Piccard unveils Solar Impulse HB-SIA solar-powered plane

You might have seen solar-powered planes before, but few of them come with as much world-changing...

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