Bad weather forces solar-powered plane to land in Japan

June 1, 2015 8:52 AM

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TOKYO A solar-powered plane attempting a round-the-world flight will cut short the seventh leg of its 35,000-km global (22,000-mile) journey, landing in Nagoya, western Japan, due to bad weather.

The plane will land at a small airport in Nagoya around midnight local time, one of the project's organizers told Reuters.

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