What is the slowest airplane

What is the slowest fixed-wing aircraft?

If you look at modern, more popular modes of transportation, motorized paragliding is probably the be-all and end-all.

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Powered paragliders usually fly between 25 and 72 km / h at altitudes of "dragging feet on the water" up to 5400 m (24,000+ ft)


The beginner gear is often the slowest and, with the right skill and weather, can achieve a stall speed of Have zero . While thermal lift is the only thing pushing the glider forward, it's natural tilt. Of course will be on one calm Day the slowest equipment at under Stop 10 miles per hour .

Disclaimer: This is not an airplane but a fixed wing vehicle that primarily moves forward to create lift, similar to most airplanes.

David Richerby

AKA, "Disclaimer: This doesn't really answer the question and I know it, but I'll post it anyway."

David Richerby

@Bailey I'm serious. This is not an answer to the question at the top of the page, the author knows and shouldn't have posted it.

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