Solar Plane Makes First-Ever Flight Over Moroccan Desert

June 25, 2012 / No Comments

"Mother Nature seems to be more favorable than the last time,” said pilot Andre Borschberg optimistically before the flight. When Solar Impulse, the Swiss-made solar powered plane landed in Ouarzazate, it indeed turned out to be a landmark journey. Not only has the aircraft made its first successful flight over the Moroccan desert, but it was the first-ever flight between two ...