Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii, pilot sets nonstop record

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- A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy landed in Hawaii on Friday, after a record-breaking five-day nonstop solo flight across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. | Video

Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii, pilot sets nonstop record

- A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy landed in Hawaii on Friday, after a record-breaking five-day nonstop solo flight across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. | Video

Top News, Tech 03 Jul 2015

Solar-powered plane breaks solo flight record across Pacific to Hawaii

HONOLULU - A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy has broken a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight, the project team said on Thursday. | Video

Tech, 03 Jul 2015

Dutch seek U.N. tribunal to prosecute downing of Malaysian plane

THE HAGUE - The Dutch government is lobbying its political allies for the establishment of a U.N. tribunal to prosecute suspects in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over territory held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine a year ago, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday.

World, 03 Jul 2015

Solar-powered plane breaks solo flight record across Pacific to Hawaii

HONOLULU - A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy has broken a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight, the project team said on Thursday. | Video

Lifestyle, Science, 03 Jul 2015

Solar-powered plane breaks solo flight record across Pacific to Hawaii

HONOLULU - A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun's energy has broken a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight, the project team said on Thursday.

Lifestyle, Science, 03 Jul 2015

Malaysia tells UN Security Council of push for MH17 tribunal

UNITED NATIONS - Malaysia told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday it plans to push for a U.N.-backed tribunal to prosecute those suspected of downing a passenger airliner last year in eastern Ukraine, though Russia described the move as premature, diplomats said.

World, 03 Jul 2015

Airbus signs deal for China cabin-completion plant

TOULOUSE, France - Airbus signed an agreement on Thursday to set up its second plant on Chinese soil in a deal that the European planemaker hopes will lead to lucrative new plane orders.

02 Jul 2015

UPDATE 1-Airbus signs deal for China cabin-completion plant

TOULOUSE, France, July 2 - Airbus signed an agreement on Thursday to set up its second plant on Chinese soil in a deal that the European planemaker hopes will lead to lucrative new plane orders.

02 Jul 2015

"Wow, pulled back wrong throttle" - captain of crashed TransAsia plane

TAIPEI/SINGAPORE - The pilot flying a TransAsia Airways ATR mistakenly switched off the plane's only working engine seconds before it crashed in February, killing 43 people, Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC) said in its latest report on Thursday. | Video

World, Top News, 02 Jul 2015