Quicklink Solar-Powered Airplane? Uh, Yeah, I'm Gonna Stick With The Planet-Killing Ones For Now by Alex Balk April 7, 2010 A plane fueled only by solar power conducted a successful test run today in Switzerland, gliding at about 4000 feet for an hour and a half. The pilot was mostly pleased with the results, but did complain about having to pay to use the solar-powered toilet. facebook twitter google+ pinterest email The "remaining" one. Read more by Alex Balk on The Awl Helicopter FameSturgill Simpson, "Breakers Roar"Closer To FineDustin O'Halloran, 'Constreaux No 2.'Let's Have A Big Party To Celebrate The Return Of Chest Hair Aviation Day At The Awl It's Science! Travel The Future Once Happened Here 3D Printing The Void Election 2016 On The Campaign Trail With John McAfee Culture (and TV) Sturgill Simpson, "Breakers Roar" Culture (and TV) Skygaze, "Darjeeling (feat. Abrigo De Pelos)" What a World Let's Have A Big Party To Celebrate The Return Of Chest Hair it was ever thus I Love Serial Entertainment And So Can You Culture (and TV) Mary Lattimore, "For Billy" Culture (and TV) Laszlo Dancehall, "Channel"