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Get a copy of "report on the experiments" referenced in Kite Journal Fall 2004? - - Gmail

Airborne Wind Energy: It's All Platypuses Instead Of Cheetahs | CleanTechnica
A & of a bunch of high altitude

KiteGen 2006 Sardegna tests - YouTube
Lots of detail in the captions

"in a 2–MW wind turbine, the weight of the rotor and the tower is typically about 250 tons [...] a kite generator of the same rated power can be obtained using a 500–m2 kite and cables 1000–m long, witha total weight of about 2 tons only."

" the SKS C 320 towing kite system with a towing area of 320 m2 – replaces up to 2 MW of the main engine's propulsion power."

SkySails GmbH - 2. Demonstrator (1 MW)