Solar Impulse http://wvxu.org en Solar Impulse to make surprise stop in Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/solar-impulse-make-surprise-stop-cincinnati <p>Solar Impulse, <strong>the world's most advanced solar-powered airplane, is on its way to Cincinnati</strong>, a surprise stop because of weather issues in Washington D.C. The carbon fiber plane has&nbsp;a wingspan of 208 ft. (like a Boeing 747),&nbsp; and weighs about as much as a small car (3,527 lbs.) It&nbsp;can fly day and night without fuel or polluting emissions. It is 80 ft. nose to tail.</p><p><strong>See it as it flies</strong></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:04:41 +0000 Ann Thompson 13823 at http://wvxu.org Solar Impulse to make surprise stop in Cincinnati