John Dickenson

The inventor of the Modern Hang Glider in 1963

 

     
 
 
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The Mk 3

Dickenson Wing

 
 

A free flight of the Dickenson Wing

Notice the tow line hand grip spashing in the wash behind the boat and under the Wing

1964-65

 

John 1965

 

John 1965

 

Graeme Henderson has met witnesses to this flight, it ended after a down wind glide right across the river, with an unceremonious landing in the reeds behind John. October 1965.

Both Photos from Rod Fuller

 

 

 

 

 

John preparing the Mk3

The Clarence River Grafton 1964

 
 

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