Auction at Longbeach International Kite Festival for kite flown highest in 20th century!!

Auction at Longbeach International Kite Festival for kite flown highest in 20th century!!

Post by drachenman » Sat, 19 Aug 2000 04:00:00

    Saturday,Aug. 26,2000, the Stormy Weather's Swift Victory
 kite, the kite that flew higher than any other kite in the 20th Century
 will sell at Auction. This unique international orange,7.5 X 10.5 kite
 flew 12,340 feet as measured by Cassio altimeter and telescope
 triangulation measurements before the line broke. The paperwork and
 photos accompany the kite.

    If you can't be at the auction, you can still bid on the kite.  Send
 your maxium bid to the World Kite Museum, POBox 964, Long Beach, WA9863
 by Friday, Aug. 25, 2000.  The Museum will assign a bidder for you.  Be
 sure to sign this with your offical signature and include a phone number
 for verification plus bidding instructions.