World’s first pedal powered ornithopter takes flight in Canada

Snowbird – the man powered ornithopter achieved its history making flight in Ontario, Canada, witnessed by the FAI. Piloted by Todd Reichert, an engineering PhD candidate at the University of Toronto. He flew for 19.3 seconds, and covered a distance of 145 metres at an average speed of 25.6 kilometres per hour.

Paramotor News .com

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