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May 29 - June 1, 2012

A solar-powered plane took off from Switzerland on May 24 and expects to land in the Moroccan capital Rabat, 1,554 miles away, some time this week without using a drop of fuel. How do you see the future of solar-powered flight?

Answers Votes
It's merely a novelty. 31%
Adverse weather and nightfall will limit its usefulness. 38%
It will have a bright future. 28%
At some point it will be the only way to fly. 3%

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