Going Soft

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Soft Wings and the America’s Cup      (Source: Advanced Wing System) We have seen the benefits that wing sails can bring to an event like the America’s Cup. The improved aerodynamics of the rigid wings used in the 34th Cup was a contributor to the overall performance of the AC 72 Catamarans.  As the speed performance  … Read more

Mini Wings

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G Yacht Design and Advanced Wing Systems announce a partnership to bring wing sails to Classe Mini 6.50     Advanced Wing Systems (AWS) of Australia and G Yacht Design (GYD) of Argentina are working together to bring the AWS wing sail to the mini transat fleet.  Nicholas Goldenberg of GYD says that this is  … Read more