High-Altitude Solar UAV Makes First Flight

A 35-meter wingspan solar-powered aircraft has successfully completed its maiden flight. The PHASA-35’s first flight helps pave the way to revolutionize aircraft and satellite...
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Solar Powered UAV With Infinite Endurance in Development

An Italian aerospace company has recently invested in a new completely electric, solar powered drone. The company, Leonardo, has become the leading investor for...
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Beaming Solar Energy From Space

The United States Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has been interested in developing a system that would harvest solar energy in space to be...
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HAWK30 UAV Completes Successful Test Flight 

The HAWK30 solar HAPS (High-Altitude Pseudo-Satellite) unmanned aircraft successfully completed a first test flight at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in California. Flying...
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Solar UAV Gets Extended Endurance

A new extended model of the Silent Falcon solar electric, fixed wing, UAV has been launched. The EE or Extended Endurance model incorporates the...


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These Wearable Fibers can Generate and Store Energy

Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) have developed new battery and solar fibers for wearable electronics with an ambition to develop...