Leonardo Da Vinci's design for an Ornithopter, c 1486.
- c. 1486 in Italy
Model of first proposed Ornithopter of Leonardo da Vinci, with stirrups (1486-1490) This design, with stirrups, was proposed about 1486. As its name implied, the Ornithopter incorporated a bird-like flapping mechanism.
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- Associazione Italiana di Aerotecnica
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