Swiss Pilots Complete Solar-Powered Flight Across the Pacific

Swiss pilots André Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard successfully flew across the Pacific without using a drop of fuel. Instead, their five-day flight, the longest continuous flight ever and part of their round-the-world journey, was powered primarily by the sun.


André Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard are 2016 National Geographic Adventurers of the Year. 
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