Solar Impulse Makes the Trip From Switzerland to Morocco on Zero Fuel!

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The Solar Impulse flew in 2012 from Switzerland to Morocco and back without using a drop of fuel! In this video you will see the best moments of the plane’s flight and stops in Ouarzazate (Morocco), Madrid (Spain) and Rabat (Morocco).

The Solar Impulse is a Swiss long-range solar-powered aircraft project led by Swiss psychiatrist and aeronaut Bertrand Piccard, who co-piloted the first balloon to circle the world non-stop, and Swiss businessman André Borschberg.

Solar Impulse Makes the Trip From Switzerland to Morocco on Zero Fuel!

 

The project hopes to achieve the first circumnavigation of the Earth by a piloted fixed-wing aircraft using only solar power.

 

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