Gustav and Otto Lilienthal via their kites founded many gifts
Happy Birthday, Otto !!! May 23.
Warming up: http://www.lilienthal-museum.de/olma/ehome.htm
Post our Otto notes to celebrate
Here is a rolling start:
First I've seen of this Otto Lilienthal sketch:
First view of coin: 5 Mark DDR 1973
Some library holdings, perhaps in your reach for a book published in 1936 on Otto Lilienthal: Otto Lilienthal; der erste Flieger:
One timeline: http://www.dibb.de/biografie/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=664&Itemid=4
Many are still living that hold an Otto number in Self-Soar Association. Otto Lives! is being celebrated today in Newport Beach, California. First an informal park happening. Then in evening a Newport Beach Historical Society dinner and talks; all are invited; there is a fee for the dinner. Some, Neil Larson noted: Trip Mellinger , Burke & Sue Ellen Ewing, Bill Liscomb (talk coordinator in evening), Thomas Peghiny, Jonathan Dietch, Nick Greece, Gordy Grundy, John Melony, Walt Nielsen, Frank Colver (setting up in park today his Eipper Flexi-Flier that he flew on the 19th last week in Oregon for vintage flight park in Cape Kiwanda), Bob Kuczewski (setting up Little Hawk hang glider demo static at park near plaque at 10:30 AM or so), Brian Porter (today ran with Little Hawk at the party park, ____?______ (will list here later more).
See images and details: https://www.facebook.com/events/235677709852313/
Otto Lilienthal wing replica builders: || Eddie Paul || Stéphane Boisvert || Stephan Nitsch || ? || ? || ? ||
Hanging from a top wing: HERE
Tribute to Otto Lilienthal and Stephan Nitsch
A study: http://www.centennialofflight.gov/essay/Prehistory/lilienthal/PH6.htm
[ ] Yet to be published book about Otto Lilienthal by late Stephan Nitsch? Legacy is being tenderly handled. Updates? See all: http://www.jumpnfly.here.de/