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The first to fly
The feathered wing
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aerial aerodynamic aerodynamic forces aerofoil aeronautical aeroplane ailerons airborne aircraft airspeed airstream alula angle of attack animals Archaeopteryx aspect ratios aviation axis balloon become bird flight bird's body boundary layer butterflies cambered Cayley creatures critical Mach developed dinosaurs direction downstroke dragonflies effect efficient elevators engine feet flapping flight flapping wings flight muscles flow flying function gliding ground hang-gliders high-speed horizontal hovering increase induced drag insect flight insect wings insects and birds landing leading edge legs Leonardo level flight lift Lilienthal Mach number machine manoeuvre mechanism moths normal ornithopters photographs pilot powered flight primary feathers propellor reduce rudder shape shock wave skin friction slots soaring species speed of sound stability stalling speed streamlining tail tailplane take-off temperature thermal thorax thrust trailing edge turbulent twisting upper surface upstroke upwards velocity vertical weight wind wing movement wing moves wing-beat frequency wing-loading wing-tip wing's winged flight Wright brothers