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Saturday, October 23, 2010

 
At Opposing Ends Of The Technological Spectrum

Sikorsky has developed a twin-rotor helicopter capable of much faster speeds than conventional choppers.

Red Bull Flugtag is a competition for ragtag homemade gliders, held in various cities all around the world. Here's one glider from Honk Kong; CNN has coverage of that event. Here's the site for the American competitions, complete with videos.

From Stockholm:



That first entry looks more like a bobsled than a glider.

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