A kite is a flying tethered aircraft that depends upon the tension
of a tethering system. The necessary lift that makes the kite wing
fly is generated when air (or in some cases water)flows over and
under the kite's wing, producing low pressure above the wing and
high pressure below it. This deflection also generates horizontal
drag along the direction of the wind. The resultant force vector
from the lift and drag force components is opposed by the tension
of the one or more lines or tethers.The anchor point of the kite
line may be static or moving (e.g., the towing of a kite by a
running person, boat,or vehicle). Kites are usually
heavier-than-air, but there is a second category of
lighter-than-air kite called a helikite which will fly with or
without wind. Helikites work on a different stability principle to
normal kites as helikites are helium-stabilised as well as wind
stabilised. They are a stable combination of a helium balloon and
kite-sail to create a single aerodynamically sound kite
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