Solar Sail Flight School

Learn to fly a solar sail through space on the pressure of sunlight.


  1. What is a solar sail?
  2. Parts of a solar sail
  3. Sunlight absorbed by a sail
  4. Sunlight reflected by a sail
  5. Force from absorbed sunlight on a solar sail
  6. Force from reflected sunlight on a solar sail
  7. Force from sunlight on a solar sail

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Learn more about solar sails at: SolarSailWiki

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