Solar plane sets off on record-breaking round-the-world flight

Will Nichols
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Swiss-built Solar Impulse 2 takes off from Abu Dhabi on 35,000km journey powered only by the sun

A ground-breaking attempt to fly around the world using only solar power is underway, after the Swiss built Solar Impulse 2 plane took off this morning from Abu Dhabi. The Swiss team behind Si2 has...

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