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Solar Impulse 2 Lands in Pennsylvania

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Solar Impulse 2 has landed in Pennsylvania, about 17 hours after it took off from the Ohio hometown of America aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright.
Solar Impulse 2 Lands in Pennsylvania

The experimental aircraft landed at Lehigh Valley International Airport in Allentown, Pennsylvania at about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday having taken off from Dayton International Airport in Ohio just after 4 a.m.

The aircraft traveled from Tulsa International Airport to Dayton last weekend.

Solar Impulse 2 is expected to make at least one more stop in the United States, in New York,  before crossing the Atlantic Ocean to Europe or northern Africa.

The epic, history-making voyage began in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, in March 2015, and the solar-powered craft and two pilots have made stops in Oman, Myanmar, China, Japan and various points in the US since then.

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