Solar plane finishes cross-county journey, lands in NYC




 
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Solar plane finishes cross-county journey, lands in NYC
 
July 7th, 2013  
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Solar plane finishes cross-county journey, lands in NYC
An airplane entirely powered by the sun touched down in New York City late on Saturday, completing the final leg of an epic journey across the United States that began over two months ago. The Solar Impulse, its four propellers driven by energy collected from 12,000 solar cells in its wings to charge batteries for night use, landed at John F. Kennedy Airport at 11:09 p.m. EDT, organizers said. ...




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