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Re: 480P - Anyone know what this is?
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- Subject: Re: 480P - Anyone know what this is?
- From: "Martin Euredjian" <martinfx at email.msn.com>
- Date: Mon, 13 Jul 1998 15:13:08 -0700
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>>Wilbur and Orville Wright had no previous experience in the design,
>>specification and construction of airplanes... much less flying. Yet they
>>did a good job of starting us on "the next major step" in transportation.
>Sorry, but Orville and Wilbur were inventing fresh technology, not telling
>Rolls how to make the next version of the jet engine. They were innovators.
Nope. Otto LIlienthal, of Germany, logged no less than 2500 glider flights
and published a book on aerodynamics in 1889.
Others, such as Langley, had engine-powered flying machines before the
The Wrights further developed the science and were able to put a man on a
somewhat controllable flying machine. The first flight was twelve seconds
Here's a neat Wright Brothers (literally) site.
The point is that Microsoft not having experience on our side of the pond
does not invalidate their opinions or ideas.
Thanks to Queue Systems and Lipsner Smith for support in 1998.
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