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Hargrave glider

Страна: Австралия

Год: 1894


Hargrave - model - 1885 - Австралия<– –>Johnson - glider - 1915 - Австралия

P.Jarrett - Pioneer Aircraft: Early Aviation Before 1914 /Putnam/
Lawrence Hargrave's tandem-wing hang glider, tested in June 1894, proved completely unmanageable, and probably served to turn him totally against monoplanes. Failing to appreciate the need for control, he sought refuge in the total stability of his boxkite format.