Thursday, July 11, 2013

Canada Wins! First Human-Powered Helicopter Flight

Congratulations to the team from AeroVelo on winning the American Helicopter Society Sikorsky Prize for human-powered helicopter flight.

The contest required a full minute of flight achieving at least 3 metres in altitude and staying within a 10 metre square area.

The Canadian team's Atlas quad-copter is shown above.   The record flight is below.

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