The solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) has completed the first-ever around-the-world solar flight without a drop of fuel. The zero-emission electric and solar airplane landed back in Abu Dhabi after a total of 23 days of flight and 43,041 km traveled on a journey that began March 9, 2015. Taking turns in the single-seater 3.8m3 cockpit, Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and André  Borschberg flew the Si2 around the world in 17 legs, crossing Asia, the Pacific Ocean, the ...

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