Power Hang Gliding

Vidyadhar, Mudkavi (2009) Power Hang Gliding. In: International Symposium on Opportunities and challenges Facing aviation industry in Indian subcontinent, 18-20, 2009, Sreenidhi Instite of Science & Technology.

Full text available as:
[img] PDF - Published Version
Download (592Kb)

    Abstract

    More than a hundred years have now passed since the first powered flight by the Wright brothers, The passion and curiosity of flight still remains as new as the first flight itself, Humans still long to fly. Aircraft have evolved greatly . We have gone around the world, built supersonic aircraft, set numerous records . But the pursuit still continues. In this article, we will follow a different story, This is about hang gliding. More appropriately, his is about powered hang gliding. Powered Hang Gliders (PHGs) are also called trikes. Among the powered aircraft, A380s are the beasts while PHGs are the real beauties. This article explores the beauty of these little beauties.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Powered Hang Gliding
    Subjects: AERONAUTICS > Aircraft Design, Testing & Performance
    Division/Department: Computational and Theoretical Fluid Dynamics Division
    Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
    Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2012 10:12
    Last Modified: 14 Feb 2012 10:12
    URI: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/id/eprint/10330

    Actions (login required)

    View Item