Discuss: Man-powered Helicopter

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Discuss: Man-powered Helicopter
« on: 19/07/2013 18:46:33 »
This week,  a team at Toronto university won the “Igor I. Sikorsky Competition” by  building a man-powered helicopter and flying their machine “Atlas”  within a 10mx10m box, at a height of 3m for over a minute.
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« Reply #1 on: 21/07/2013 21:31:34 »
This is truly a great engineering feet,
but surely there is a limit to how high a helicopter can go due to the atmosphere getting thinner the higher it goes? (Just interested) Big fan!