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  • Human Powered Flight back in focus at Royal Aeronautical Society


    Human-powered aircraft brings to mind anything from Icarus crashing into the sea to the gloriously flimsy Gossamer...


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  • Human Powered Flight back in focus at Royal Aeronautical Society

    News | 01 Oct 2010 14:02 | Dan Thisdell

    Human-powered aircraft brings to mind anything from Icarus crashing into the sea to the gloriously flimsy Gossamer Albatross skimming the waves of the English Channel - or Icarus-like costumed "birdmen" flinging themselves off Brighton Pier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Human-Powered-Flight-back-in-focus-at-Royal-Aeronautical-Society-347936/
  • Pioneer MacCready dies

    News | 04 Sep 2007 00:00

    dr Paul MacCready, who made aviation history by engineering the first human-powered aircraft, Gossamer Condor, and then developing that technology to create...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pioneer-MacCready-dies-216435/
  • In praise of an engineering hero

    News | 28 Aug 2007 00:00 | Dan Thisdell

    Last week marked the 30th anniversary of one of the most remarkable achievements in aviation. Bryan Allen climbed into a flimsy aircraft with pusher prop...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/In-praise-of-an-engineering-hero-216336/
  • Business briefs

    News | 28 Aug 2007 00:00 | Dan Thisdell

    HUMAN-POWERED FLIGHT PIONEER RETIRES MILESTONE Paul MacCready (right) has retired as chairman and director of unmanned and electric systems company...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Business-briefs-216322/