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glider

gliding marsupials equipped with lateral membranes connecting the fore and hindlimbs; includes Petaurus breviceps (sugar glider), Petauroides volans (greater glider) and Acrobates pygmaeus (feather-tailed glider).
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Detectives took away the remains of the hang glider from the field yesterday morning.
To get to this point, Phillips underwent ground training and participated in a half-day course on the Oregon Coast where she learned to fly a much smaller hang glider by "skimming" just a few feet off the ground.
Hach said he loves the feeling of flying that comes when he straps on the 60-pound aluminum hang glider and jumps off a cliff.
I'd flown a hang glider, paraglided, leapt from a bungee platform - but this was terrifying.
Overall scoring for the event was based on best paper hang glider performance during a distance event, written reports, gross weight, material composition, sail area requirements, tear and tensile strength, moisture resistance, recycle content and novelty of design.
VATICAN CITY: An Austrian peace activist in a motorized hang glider was arrested after attempting to make an early morning landing in St.
Ohman logged a total of 25 flights in the glider, after training in a hang glider for two days.
Nick had to learn about the dynamics of the hang glider and the wind, and then practice in a flight simulator.
The simulator is a hang glider that sits on the ground.
16) that explicitly prohibits the "possession or use of a hang glider or bicycle.