Solar Impulse Final Leg Flight WashingtonDC NewYork

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Dulles, Virginia, United States: The solar-powered airplane of Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg is completing the final leg of the Across America campain. André Borschberg is piloting the plane for this final leg, from Washington Dulles International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport, that marks the historic achievement of the Coast-to-Coast Across America flights, which started May 3rd in San Francisco, with an airplane capable of flying day and night without fuel, powered exclusively by solar energy.Solar Impulse’s ambitious journey Across America pushes energy efficiency to an unprecedented level and serves to inspire people and governments worldwide to make a broader use of clean technologies. During its stay in New York, Solar Impulse will have a dense program of events including participation in the NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony, a meeting at the UN with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Tuesday, July 9 and public viewing.

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