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Video answers: ‘Solar Impulse completes its round-the-world trip’

Here are the answers to last Friday’s video, enjoy!

Suggested ICAO level for video: 5+

  1. It started (and finished) in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
  2. It’s as wide as a jumbo jet and has the weight of a family car, according to the video.
  3. It gets its power from the 17,000 solar cells along the wings fuselage and other surfaces of the plane.
  4. The flight between Burma and China was one of the trickiest parts of the trip because of the terrain.
  5. The objective was the make society greener and cleaner through awareness of new technologies.

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