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Monday, March 09, 2015

Solar-powered Swiss plane attempts flight around world (Aircraft takes off from the UAE without a drop of fuel)

A Swiss solar-powered plane has taken off from Abu Dhabi, marking the start of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel.

The flight will take around five months, and the developers say the aim is to create awareness about replacing "old polluting technologies with clean and efficient technologies".

EL News