STUDENTS at University of Southampton created two craft flown by Gadget Show star Jason Bradbury at Worthing Birdman.
Jason's co-presenter on the channel Five show Ortis Deley joined him on the platform at the end of Worthing Pier, to help launch the wide wings.
A combined distance of 64.77 metres from the two flights meant Jason took third place in the Leonardo Da Vinci class for inventors and self-builds.
Click on the panel to the right for an interview with Jason and Ortis after the two flights.
Click on the view gallery link to see larger versions of the photographs of Jason's flight and the prize winning.
See the Worthing Birdman picture special in the Thursday, August 27 edition of the Herald.
See a recording from the live feed of Jason Bradbury's Worthing Birdman experience here: qik.com/video/2640632 and qik.com/video/2641108
For more Worthing Birdman news click here.
Click here to go back to Worthing news.
Where are you? Add your pin to the Herald's international readers' map by clicking here.
Email the Herald: email@example.com
Click here for the Herald staff directory.
Want to read this page in French, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Urdu or 48 other languages? click here for Google translate.