Spanish windmills going Airborne - Now what, Don Quijote?

Spanish windmills going Airborne - Now what, Don Quijote?

I have just uploaded some footage of the first successful test flight of my Torsion based Airborne Wind Energy System after my move to Spain:

Here are some additional pictures:

OTS Close up
Rotor with lifter kite
entire system

The system ran very smoothly through a wide range of wind speeds (0-5m/s). I will now scale it up to one that can do the 100 * 100 * 100 challenge (100 minutes of 100 Watts at 100 feet)

Enjoy!

/cb

Evaluation Criteria for Airborne Wind Energy Systems

Evaluation Criteria for Airborne Wind Energy Systems