What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Spotlight Turns to Italy and Russia
Formation of the ManPowered Aircraft Committee
The Kremer Competition Catalyst for Worldwide
6 other sections not shown
0ttawa achieved aerodynamic aerofoil ailerons all-up weight altitude arms aspect ratio Aspect ratio Wing attempt Aviation balloon balsa bicycle biplane bird flight blades Bossi boundary layer carried cent chord Committee considerable constructed conventional crank crew cyclist Czerwinski drive efficiency empty weight engineering fixed wing flapping wings fuselage gear glider ground effect Haessler Haessler-Villinger Hatfield increase induced drag interest km/h Kremer Competition Kremer prize later layout legs lift lift coefficient Lippisch Man-Powered Aircraft Group man-powered flight MAPAC metres monoplane motion muscles Nonweiler obtained ornithopter Patent pedalling Peugeot pilot power output power required powered aircraft powered flight profile drag proposed propulsion Puffin pusher propeller rotating rotor Royal Aeronautical Society rudder shaft Shenstone shown in Fig single seat Southampton spar speed Spillman structure successful suggested SUMPAC surface tail tailplane take-off tests transmission system Weybridge wheel wing aircraft wing area wing section wing span