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“Phoenix”- A Polyester-Film Inflatable Man-Powered Aircraft
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1984 by SAE International in United States
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This paper describes some of the design solutions adopted in solving two major problems besetting man-powered aircraft in use: that of breakage and storage.
It describes work leading up to the building and testing of “Phoenix”, a man-powered aircraft with a polyester-film inflatable wing.
The paper deals mainly with aspects relating to the wing design and construction.
CitationTo, F., "“Phoenix”- A Polyester-Film Inflatable Man-Powered Aircraft," SAE Technical Paper 840028, 1984, https://doi.org/10.4271/840028.