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Solar plane lands in Egypt in penultimate stop of world tour

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016,13:06 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Cairo | The Solar Impulse 2 landed in Cairo yoday for the penultimate stop in the solar-powered plane’s world tour, two days after setting off from Spain.

The experimental plane had completed the first solo transatlantic flight to land in Spain last month, and will continue from Cairo to Abu Dhabi, where it began its marathon journey in March 2015.