All About Kites ! • By : Allyson Scott
What I liked to learn! • The smallest kite in the world which actually flies is 5mm high. • The largest number of kites flown on a single line is 11,284, this record is held by a Japanese kite maker. • The longest kite in the world is 1034 metres (3394 ft). • The largest kite in the world is the Megabite 55 x 22 metres (630sq metres). • The fastest recorded speed of a kite is over 120 mph. (193 km/h). • The record for the highest single kite flown is 3801 metres (12,471ft). • for a train of kites 9740 metres (31,955 ft).
Kites ! • Kites are ingenious contraptions that are intended to be flown high in the sky at the end of a string. Making kites and flying kites is an enjoyable and relaxing activity, as well as a competitive game in several parts of the globe.