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Solar Impulse completes Atlantic crossing with landing in Seville – BBC News

Solar Impulse completes Atlantic crossing with landing in Seville – BBC News

The zero-fuel aeroplane, Solar Impulse, has landed in Spain, completing the Atlantic leg of its historic bid to circumnavigate the globe.

The landing in Seville marked the end of the 15th stage of Solar Impulse’s journey.

Pilot Bertrand Piccard made swift progress over the ocean after leaving New York on Monday.

Mission managers will now plot a route to Abu Dhabi where the venture began in March, 2015.

Source: Solar Impulse completes Atlantic crossing with landing in Seville – BBC News