Could Solar Plane Change Future Flight?

It has the same wingspan as a jumbo jet, but the Solar Impulse is no ordinary plane. It weighs as much as an automobile and it has as much power as a typical scooter. That's because it is completely powered by solar energy. It's quite the sight to see. Here it is in action... If you're having trouble watching this video, try downloading the latest version of Flash Player or contacting your IT department.

It has the same wingspan as a jumbo jet, but the Solar Impulse is no ordinary plane. It weighs as much as an automobile and it has as much power as a typical scooter. That's because it is completely powered by solar energy. It's quite the sight to see. Here it is in action...

If you're having trouble watching this video, try downloading the latest version of Flash Player or contacting your IT department.

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