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Solar-Powered Plane Resumes Around-the-World Journey

The solar-powered airplane, Solar Impuse 2, is on the latest leg of its around-the-world flight. Solar Impulse 2 took off Monday from Mountain View, California, just south of San Francisco, and is on a 16 hour flight to Phoenix, Arizona. Swiss pilots Andre Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard landed in Mountain View last week after a three day trip from Hawaii. After departing Phoenix, the plane will make two more stops in the United States before crossing the Atlantic Ocean to Europe or...

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