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Re: I have an idea. More questions/thoughts



On Wed, 14 Jun 2000, Keith Randino wrote:

> As far a Bob asking about flying through the real jet stream it really isn't
> important. No matter how far off course this device is blown as it traverses
> through the jet stream it will make corrections when it is able.

Not if it is a gasbag that can only move at 10 MPH...

> Now, a little more gas for the fire. If the device is lighter than air
> (weightless). And it has little to no air resistance to overcome...

Little resistance?  Whatever it is, a GasBag will be about 10,000
times greater resistance  than a winged vehicle supporting the same
payload.  


Bob


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