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airandspace.si.edu/stories/editorial/how-kites-fly

Apr 26, 2012 ... To understand how a kites flies, you need to define what a kite is. A kite ... and spinning to make the indoor kite flying experience like a dance.

www.batchelors.net/kites-in-the-classroom/9-kites-a-guide-for-students.html

Without wind moving over the kite it won't fly. Some kites need lots of wind. Others need very little wind for them to fly. What makes a kite fly? Just like a normal ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/bring-science-home-kite-tails

Aug 23, 2012 ... How does a kite fly? As someone runs with a kite, the wind going head-on into the kite causes a lift force on it. This force is perpendicular to the ...

www.my-best-kite.com/simple-explanation-for-how-kites-fly.html

Q: How do kites fly? ... This causes the upward push on the kite to get smaller too. ... to my 7 yrs old daughter - for her science project - how air makes kites fly.

www.kites.co.nz/pdffiles/What%20makes%20a%20kite%20fly.pdf

A kite lifts when wind pressure being deflected along the face of the kite pushes the kite ... To fly, a kite needs to have enough lift to overcome gravity and drag.

www.my-best-kite.com/how-does-a-kite-fly.html

Here is a simple summary of all the reasons your kite flies at the height it does. ... The only way to make the kite fly higher, all other things being equal, is to use a ...

www.gombergkites.com/nkm/why.html

Sponsored by the American Kitefliers Association and the Kite Trade Association International. ... A kite is tethered in place and needs moving air (wind) to fly.

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Jul 13, 2007 ... Kites are colorful and graceful, but they're also fierce competitors. We love to enter kite-flying contests, and we're serious about winning.

www.drachen.org/learn/kite-basics

Kites are heavier-than-air flying structures controlled by three main forces: lift, ... by wind pressure on the face of the kite, which makes the kite rise and keeps it in  ...

www.skratch-pad.com/kites/fly.html

Have you ever wondered how a kite flies? Well, let me tell you! The lifting force of all kites is produced by deflecting the air downward, the resulting change in ...