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Solar Impulse 2, took to the skies earlier today (March 9) embarking on the historic first leg of a planned journey around the world.
This unique aircraft, which can fly perpetually day and night without using any fuel, took off from Al Bateen Executive Airport in Abu Dhabi shortly after 7:10 a.m local time.