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Get up close to the Solar Impulse

Original post made on Apr 17, 2013

After assembling their solar-powered plane at Moffett Field and working out the kinks in the skies above the Bay Area, the team behind the Solar Impulse is ready to lift the curtain -- inviting the community to come and get close to the aircraft, which is capable of flying both day and night using energy harvested entirely from the sun.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 6:15 PM

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Posted by Martin Omander
a resident of Rex Manor
on Apr 17, 2013 at 2:52 pm

Very cool -- both that this sort of technology is being showcased, and that it happens in Mountain View!


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Posted by Aviator
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:24 pm

All booked up. Dang!


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