Solar Impulse 2, the experimental solar plane that has been touted as a "flying microgrid" has crossed the Atlantic without a drop of fuel. Batteries overheated during the Pacific Ocean crossing, but subsequent flights to California, and across the United States, were free of reported technical issues.
"Good morning Seville! Do you have a lot of direct flights from NYC?" he tweeted shortly before landing, when he was treated to an acrobatic display by the Spanish air force.
The pilot described the flight as one of the longest legs of the first ever fuel-less flight around the world.
National Hockey League settles on Las Vegas for expansion
This is the first time the league has expanded since the 2000 season, when the Minnesota Wild and Columbus Blue Jackets joined. Something that will create plenty of fun debate as to what would be the most fitting name for a team playing in the Sin City.
Justin Bieber gets in a fight, parties in Cleveland
News of Justin Bieber's possible meltdown comes as more details have emerged about his fight with Lamont Richmond . Lamont claims that Justin got in his face and called him a "motherf*****" after he asked for a simple autograph.
Hasan Al Redaini, the UAE representative travelling with Solar Impulse, commented: "The last time I was in Europe was as part of the UAE delegation to COP21, which saw the world come together to adopt the historic Paris Climate Agreement".
For power-saving reasons, the Solar Impulse 2 cockpit can only carry a single human, and is both unheated and unpressurised. "The aircraft covered 4,203 miles on the power of the sun alone (stored for overnight use in 5,000 pounds of batteries)". "A year ago we showed that it could fly nearly perpetually, and now we confirmed it with the transatlantic flight, proving again that change is possible when we have the right mindset and are not afraid to push back our own limits", Borschberg said in a news release. It's incredibly environment-friendly and just proves that renewable technology is the future of energy consumption. To take the ambition a step further, Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg announced, on the third day of the transatlantic flight, the intention of creating the International Committee of Clean Technologies.
In fact, Borschberg deserves his very own set of medals for the flights he has undertaken, particularly the 6437km stretch between Japan and Hawaii, which became the longest non-stop journey in aviation history at 118 hours. Its final destination is its original starting point Abu Dhabi, and mission planners are now plotting a route, possibly via either Greece or Egypt.
He said four alligators were taken from the water overnight, but officials found no evidence they were involved. The search also included the gruesome task of killing and cutting open alligators as they searched for the boy.
Gibson has dedicated himself to finding pieces of the plane, and his latest discovery was made on Riake beach in Madagascar. Australia has been leading the search, along with Malaysia and China, using underwater drones and sonar equipment.
Delgado did not suffer serious injuries from the blows, but did mention she was experiencing pain on the right side of her head. More to come if we get word on what happened next and how Delgado is doing.
Malloy said the Supreme Court decision means that gun-safety legislation works and is constitutionally clear. The court's decision, contained in a lengthy listing of cases accepted and denied , is not a total surprise.
The US forces were earlier accompanying the Afghan special forces only when it was needed, according to the US officials said. The U.S. strategy was to instead help Afghanistan build its own air force to provide close-air support.
Ever since, the countries have been in a state of "neither war nor peace", says the BBC's Ethiopia correspondent Emmanuel Igunza. Eritrea won independence from Ethiopia in 1991 after three decades of war, but returned to battle in 1998-2000.
However, Barros said the World Health Organization's call for pregnant women not to travel to Brazil is "a reasonable measure". The WHO issued an updated guideline this week also urging all women in Zika-affected areas to consider delaying pregnancy .
As oil prices plummeted, so did the country's foreign currency earnings, meaning there was less cash to pay for imports. Companies have suffered from the crisis, being forced onto the black market to pay for imports of goods and equipment.
LYON, France (AP) - Few players are as eager for the European Championship to start as Belgium forward Eden Hazard. Hazard said he thought Monday's match-up with the Italians could be key to the outcome of the group.
Wales are second in Group B , one point behind leaders England, but firmly in contention for a historic place in the last 16. Allen knows well that in addition to passage through the group stage, this is an opportunity for a little payback.
Perriman has not been counted out for the season just yet, but that seems to be the most likely scenario for him. It still is rough from time to time, but I'm steady getting through it, pushing through it and keeping faith".
He looked nearly unstoppable despite Raonic's five aces, hitting three of his own and losing five service points the entire set. The second set was a completely different story, as Raonic raced out to a 3-0 lead after breaking Murray's first service game.
The warrant goes on to state that Thedford told officers he called his wife and 911 while trying to perform CPR on the child. Michael Thedford, an unemployed teacher who subs at a nearby high school, was arrested and charged with manslaughter.
Meanwhile, others are already focusing exclusively on down-ticket races, or the 2020 race, or even leaning toward Hillary Clinton. He said he expected Trump to get the Republican nomination, but added that he would not vote for either Trump or Clinton.
Others, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, called Trump's comments wrong and inappropriate. That is not the case with Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk who withdrew his endorsement of Trump .
As information began trickling out, Trump took to Twitter to say he was "praying" for the victims and their families. And either one is unacceptable, No. 1, and No. 2, calling on another gun ban, I mean, this man has no clue.
Mateen was an armed guard at a gated retirement community, and had worked for the global security firm G4S for nine years. Meanwhile, maybe it's worth taking a long, hard look at whether Siddique Mateen should remain in the U.S. any longer.
Because the passwords were stolen directly from consumers, they are in plaintext with no encryption or hashing, LeakedSource said. Of the accounts in the data set, five million of them are from Russian Federation , followed by Yahoo, Hotmail, and Gmail.