Prof. David Zingg featured in Washington Post story about the future of green aviation

Why solar-powered planes are still a long way from carrying passengers
By Chelsea Harvey April 27 at 2:32 PM
Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard made headlines on Saturday when he glided a solar-powered plane onto Moffett Airfield in California after a three-day journey across the Pacific Ocean. It’s the most recent stop in an around-the-world trip that began in Abu Dhabi last spring and is intended to raise awareness about the importance of reducing carbon emissions through the use of clean energy. Read more…