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Solar Impulse – Hawaii to San Francisco

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Pilot and explorer Bertrand Piccard completed Solar Impulse 2’s journey across the Pacific Ocean when he landed at Moffett Airfield in San Francisco, California.

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Solar Impulse – Nagoya to Hawaii

Solar Impulse 2 broke another slate of records as it completed the non-stop flight from Nagoya, Japan to Hawaii. The distance covered and the time spent in the air - 118 hours - are records for manned, solar-powered flight.

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Solar Impulse – Nanjing to Nagoya

The Solar Impulse mission encountered its first detour in its round-the-world flight effort as it was rerouted to Japan during its attempt to cross the Pacific Ocean from China to Hawaii.

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Solar Impulse – Chongqing to Nanjing

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The Solar Impulse knew there would be some bumps in the road along their attempt at circumnavigating the globe in a solar-powered airplane, and leg six proved to be the roughest yet.

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Solar Impulse – Mandalay to Chongqing

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Solar Impulse 2 becomes first solar-powered aircraft to land in China.

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Solar Impulse – Varanasi to Mandalay

Leg four of Solar Impulse 2’s round-the-world flight is now complete as pilot Bertrand Piccard touched down in Mandalay, Myanmar.

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Solar Impulse – Ahmedabad to Varanasi

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Solar Impulse 2 continued its journey around the world with a cross-country flight in India from Ahmedabad to Varanasi.

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