Solar plane nears end of historic round-the-world trip

This handout photo, courtesy of Solar Impulse, shows technicians preparing the Solar Impulse 2, the solar powered plane, at Cairo's International Airport in Egypt before it takes off and heads to Abu Dhabi on the final leg of its world tour with Swiss Bertrand Piccard behind the controls. / AFP / Solar Impulse 2 / JEAN REVILLARD / REZO /





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