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"China's birdman" flies over 3000-meter peak
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16:58, December 04, 2008

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Yi Ruilong, 64, known as "China's first birdman", recently launched an unpowered delta-wing glider from Dawa, a peak in Jinkou Gorge with an elevation of 3236 meters.

After circling for seven minutes, he made a safe landing, successfully realizing his dream of flying over Dava Mountain.

Yi Ruilong flying his unpowered delta-wing glider.

By People's Daily Online

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