Solar Impulse takes to the skies
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Solar Impulse takes to the skies on Atlantic voyage

The Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has set off from New York to cross the Atlantic for the latest stage of an attempt to fly around the globe using solar energy.

The pilot, Bertrand Piccard, will attempt to reach Seville, Spain, in about 90 hours.

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