Gossamer Odyssey The Triumph of Human-Powered Flight

By: Grosser, Morton

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298 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear, some shelfwear. On June 12, 1979 the Gossamer Albatross made aviation history by becoming the first human powered aircraft to cross the English Channel, thus winning the Kremer Prize. A member of the team describes the designing and building of this remarkable aircraft. The book also covers its predecessor, the Gossamer Albatross, which was the first human powered aircraft to fly successfully.. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pages

Title: Gossamer Odyssey The Triumph of Human-Powered Flight

Author Name: Grosser, Morton

Categories: Aviation & Space,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Company: 1981

ISBN Number: 0395305314

ISBN Number 13: 9780395305317

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: AER0138

Keywords: Aviation Flight Human Powered Aircraft Kremer Prize Gossamer Condor Gossamer Albatross