• Corpus ID: 130824006

P2_1 Parasailing on Mars

  title={P2\_1 Parasailing on Mars},
  author={Oliver Brennan and A. Stirton and Elen Golightly and S. Kent},
  journal={Physics Special Topics},
We formed a model of what it would be like to fly a parasail in Mars’ thin atmosphere; it was found that for a standard parasail using a normal angle of attack, the vehicle towing the parasail would have to travel 4.8 times the velocity it would on Earth.