14 May '11, 7pm

Pictures of first international solar-powered flight on the net

Pictures of the first international solar powered flight undertaken on May 13 by the aircraft Solar Impulse are available on Flickr . Powered only by the sun, the aircraft Solar Impulse undertook a historic international flight on May 13, attempting to travel from Switzerland to Brussels to complete the first ever trans-country solar powered flight. The last-minute preparations behind the flight and takeoff on May 13 were captured on film and are available to view on Flickr at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vibif/sets/72157626710495832. More pictures are expected to be uploaded once the flight is completed, more information about Solar Impulse can be found at: http://www.solarimpulse.com/ .

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