The Zanonia: Neither seagull nor eagle…..a Seed.

The Zanonia: No seagulls nor eagles.....a Seed.

The Zanonia Macrocarpa,known now as the Alsomitra Macrocarpa is a Java flying seed that was used as the basis to design and study wing shapes and profiles by a lot of flight pioneers. The Taube of Igor Etrich used it, obviously, but also various flying wing proponents were fervent users.

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2 thoughts on “The Zanonia: Neither seagull nor eagle…..a Seed.

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