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U.S. Naval Research Laboratory researchers have broken their own endurance record with their fuel cell powered Ion Tiger Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).
Officials from the international governing body for air sports records have confirmed that a solar-powered aircraft set a new standard for longest time spent in flight back in July.
The UK-built Zephyr unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) took its place in history by becoming the first aircraft to stay afloat for 336 hours and 24 minutes.
The Zephyr solar-powered plane recently broke the endurance record for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
The manufacturers of an unmanned solar-powered aircraft are preparing the plane to fly non-stop for two full weeks.
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