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    hobnail wrote:
    - Nice find. A piece of aeronautic history I was
    - unaware of.


    Ditto! Thanks.

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    Yep, and what's amazing is that nowadays all jets uses what is called Coanda effect.
    If you want to know more here's a few info :

    http://www.deltawing.go.ro/history/coanda.htm

    But also what ppl forget to remember is that another Romanian designed and flew the world's first aircraft to use flight control instruments.

    http://www.deltawing.go.ro/history/vuia.htm
    and
    http://www.simplyromania.com/vuia.htm

    have a good read and enjoy.

    Zayets out

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