Inventor of the flexible-wing hang glider. As staff member of NASA, received patent in 1951 for glider, the result of aerodynamics research. Holder of 25 patents. Member Hang Gliding Hall of Fame. Born Sanger, Calif., 1912. Longtime resident of Kitty Hawk.
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