The plane on solar batteries Solar Impulse 2 has landed in Arizona after a 16-hour flight from California. About it reports Reuters with reference to the project team.
Canceled landed at about 21:00 local time in Phoenix. According to the Agency, ordinary airplane the flight would take two hours.
At the controls of the plane were Swiss Andre Borschberg, which is in July 2015 has covered the distance between Japan and Hawaii for 118 hours.
Solar Impulse 2 has started his journey around the world from Abu Dhabi airport on March 9, 2015. In July the round the world voyage was suspended, in 2016, it was renewed and in April, canceled crossed the Pacific ocean.
As expected, then he would have to cross the Atlantic and reach Europe or North Africa.