Human Powered Flight.

By | November 18, 2012

Back in 1979 the Gossamer Albatros, a human powered airplane flew across the English channel.  I remember seeing old video on PBS when I was a boy and even then I found the feat inspiring.  I was recently reminded of this video when I saw a video following Gamera, a human powered helicoptor built by University of Maryland students.  It is amazing what one can do with pedal power!  So here are the two videos.