Hang gliding

History of hang gliding

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Chronology: Main pages of this web site
Related topics menus: Kind of like an index to related material
Miscellaneous: Pages that do not really belong in the aforementioned categories

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Art based on a photo by Bettina Gray of Bill Liscomb partly eclipsing the moon with his Sun
Bill Liscomb partly eclipsing the moon with his Sun in 1975. Photo by Bettina Gray.

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Related topics menus

This section constitutes a mini index. Most of these links go to pages dedicated to a designer or manufacturer. Each such page — a related topics menu — contains a list of links to applicable material throughout the main hang gliding pages. However, some links here go direct to applicable items where there are only one or two.

Art based on a photo by Bettina Gray of Dave Cronk landing an Eipper Cumulus with sail painted by Medij in 1975
Dave Cronk landing an Eipper Cumulus with sail painted by Medij in 1975. Photo by Bettina Gray. See Hang glider sail art.

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Paresev (paraglider research vehicle) in 1968
Paresev (paraglider research vehicle) in 1968. See Space flight and hang gliding.

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