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Saturday, 04 July 2015 - 13:03
Solar plane lands in Hawaii, ending perilous leg of global journey
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The Solar Impulse 2 is a solar-powered plane that has been flying around the world since March.

Back in May, it was set to make its most ambitious journey yet, a 5,061-mile trip from Japan to Hawaii.

Pilot Andre Borschberg's finally accomplished his mission as he landed in Hawaii yesterday, following a five-day, 118-hour flight from Nagoya -- the longest-ever solo nonstop flight.

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