Solar plane lands in Arizona on latest leg of around the world flight

May 3, 2016 5:31 AM

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Solar plane lands in Arizona on latest leg of around the world flight

GOODYEAR, Ariz. – A solar-powered airplane landed in suburban Phoenix Monday night after a daylong flight from California -- the latest leg in its around the world journey using only energy from the sun.

The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 arrived in the suburb of Goodyear, just to the southwest of Phoenix, shortly before 9 p.m. PDT.

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