There's a lot more to the exploits of Bognor's birdman than a flying leap

Glaskin, Max
July 2004
Engineer (00137758);7/9/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7655, p18
Comments on the Birdman contest focusing on the use of the physical abilities and strengths of homo sapiens to do the work of modern engines in Great Britain. Introduction of human-powered propulsion; Incorporation of advanced materials, microelectronics, telemetry and aerodynamics; Need of a breed of small, agile, pedal-powered sports aircraft.


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