Kite System Incidents
Sept. 17, 2019       Dave Santos

Train-stopped-by-kite incident
The class of train-stopped-by-kite incident goes back to the Golden Age of Kites a century and more ago, when piano-wire was the strongest kiteline by weight. This new case was not serious, nor due to Chinese Manja as such, but it does not take much kite to stop a train, a tissue and bamboo wing the size of a medium pizza has done what Superman did-

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