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Manned kiting

Dan Poynter

Manned kiting

the basic handbook of tow launched hang gliding

by Dan Poynter

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Published by D. F. Poynter in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

  • Gliding and soaring

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesKiting.
    Statementby Dan Poynter.
    LC ClassificationsTL761 .P64 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5057151M
    LC Control Number74020186

      On land or over water the manned kite's moving anchor may be a car, truck, or boat; parasailing just by kiting in heavy winds is highly discouraged. The boat then drives off, carrying the parascender or wing and person into the air.

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