Solar-Powered Airplane

Solar-Powered Plane Begins Historic Around-The-World FlightWith its wings stretched wide to catch the sun's energy, a Swiss-made solar-powered aircraft took off from Abu Dhabi just after daybreak Monday in a historic first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fossil fuel.
Solar-Powered Plane Soars Above Golden Gate In Test FlightA solar-powered plane with a unique look that took off Tuesday morning from Moffett Airfield in Mountain View and passed over the Golden Gate Bridge Tuesday afternoon.