Solar Impulse Around the World

Solar Impulse Around the World

They made it!

Coming from Egypt, Bertrand Piccard landed in Abu Dhabi on 26 July 2016 completing the final leg of an endeavor that was until now considered impossible - flying around the globe in an electric airplane powered only by the sun and capable of flying many days and nights in a row without fuel.

This landing brings full circle the historic circumnavigation that began on 9 March 2015 when SI set off from Abu Dhabi.

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